MS12-066: Description of the security update for Microsoft Lync 2010 Attendee (user level install): October 9, 2012
Microsoft has released security bulletin MS12-066. To view the complete security bulletin, go to one of the following Microsoft websites:
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Frequently asked questionsQ: Why is the Lync 2010 Attendee (user level install) update available only from the Microsoft Download Center?
A: Microsoft is releasing the update for Lync 2010 Attendee (user level install) to the Microsoft Download Center only. Because the user level installation of Lync 2010 Attendee is handled through a Lync session, other distribution methods, such as automatic updating, are not appropriate for this kind of installation scenario.
Q: How do I know whether I have Lync 2010 Attendee (user level install) and not Lync 2010 Attendee (admin level install)?
A: The following registry subkey is present if you have Microsoft Lync 2010 Attendee (user level install) on a computer that is running a 32-bit operating system:
The following registry subkey is present if you have Microsoft Lync 2010 Attendee (admin level install) on a computer that is running a 32-bit operating system:
The following registry subkey is present if you have Microsoft Lync 2010 Attendee (user level install) on a computer that is running a 64-bit operating system:
The following registry subkey is present if you have Microsoft Lync 2010 Attendee (Admin level install) on a computer that is running a 64-bit operating system:
Security update replacement informationThis security update replaces the following security update:
2693283 MS12-039: Description of the security update for Lync 2010 Attendee (user level install): June 12, 2012
File informationThe English (United States) version of this security update has the file attributes (or later file attributes) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time item in Control Panel.
For all supported editions of Microsoft Lync 2010 Attendee
|File name||File version||File size||Date||Time||Platform|
|Privacystatement.rtf||Not Applicable||47||01-Apr-2011||07:44||Not Applicable|
update security_patch security_update security bug flaw vulnerability malicious attacker exploit registry unauthenticated buffer overrun overflow specially-formed scope specially-crafted denial of service dos
Article ID: 2726384 - Last Review: 10/11/2012 18:21:00 - Revision: 2.0
Microsoft Lync 2010 Attendee
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