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SNS Bulletins for November 10, 2011

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Created on: Dec 1, 2011 3:25 PM by whudson - Last Modified:  Dec 1, 2011 3:26 PM by whudson

Bulletin Content — Data and Endpoint Protection

Week Ending November 10 2011


DATE                 TITLE

1.     Nov 09 2011       VSE-Storage 1.0.x RPC Timeout and 0x14 errors

2.     Nov 10 2011       Security Content Ver. Update 4034 for Host IPs Now Available

3.     Nov 10 2011       System Compliance Profiler - Content - November 2011

4.     Nov 10 2011       Host DLP 3.0 End of Life Announcement

5.     Nov 10 2011       Microsoft Patch Tuesday Briefing Available


1.    Nov 9 2011

VSE-Storage 1.0.x RPC Timeout and 0x14 errors
NetApp ONTAP 7.3.6 and 8.0.2 introduced an option to handle idle RPC sessions and in particular idle RPC sessions by file ID. Generally, this new strategy behaves when a particular FID associated with an RPC connection does not have any activity for more than 20 minutes (by default), Data ONTAP disconnects the connection, considering it idle. This change was added to address a memory leak that was experienced by applications that were opening (many) RPC connections and never closing them out. This lack of closing out of connections creates the NetApp memory leak.

Because McAfee VSES uses the same infrastructure for keep-alive probes, the disconnect/idle setting may cause performance issues when reading/writing large files to the filer(s).

For additional information and workaround steps, see KnowledgeBase article KB73358:
https://kc.mcafee.com/corporate/index?page=content&id=KB73358

If you encounter VSE for Storage RPC Timeout disconnects with filers running 7.3.6 or 8.0.2, search the NetApp knowledgebase for “ONTAP RPC connections” or contact technical support for NetApp.


2.    Nov 10 2011

Security Content Ver. Update 4034 for HIPs Now Available
Security content version update 4034 for Host Intrusion Prevention is now available

This update was posted Wednesday, November 09, 2011 to the McAfee update repository.


3.    Nov 10 2011

System Compliance Profiler - Content - November 2011
New content for System Compliance Profiler has been posted to the common updater site.

Support has been added for the following Microsoft Security Bulletins:

·         MS11-086: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms11-086


4.    Nov 10 2011

Host DLP 3.0 End of Life Announcement
The following dates constitute the agenda for the End of Life of Host DLP 3.0:

End of Life announcement - December 10th, 2010

End of Support - December 10th, 2011

For more information, see KnowledgeBase article KB70674:

https://kc.mcafee.com/corporate/index?page=content&id=KB70674


5.    Nov 10 2011

Microsoft Patch Tuesday Briefing Available
On Tuesday, November 9, 2011, Microsoft released 4 patches addressing 4 new vulnerabilities in Microsoft applications. See an expert analysis by McAfee of this release by going to the McAfee Community Business Forum at:
https://community.mcafee.com/community/business/blog/2011/11/09/ms-patch-tuesday -briefing--november-2011

 

 

 

Bulletin Content — Email and Web Security

Week Ending November 10 2011


DATE                 TITLE

1.     Nov 08 2011       McAfee Web Gateway 7.1.0.5 Now Available

2.     Nov 10 2011       Configuration/Troubleshooting Tips for Email and Web Security Appliances

3.     Nov 10 2011       Microsoft Patch Tuesday Briefing Available


1.    Nov 8 2011

McAfee Web Gateway 7.1.0.5 Now Available

McAfee Web Gateway 7.1.0.5 build 12054  is now available for download from the McAfee Web Gateway Extranet at https://extranet.webwasher.com/software_mwg7_download.

For a full list of changes and installation information, see the Web Gateway 7.1.0.5 Release Notes document PD23483:

https://kc.mcafee.com/corporate/index?page=content&id=23483


2.    Nov 10 2011

Configuration/Troubleshooting Tips for Email and Web Security Appliances
McAfee has received many customer calls for assistance with configuration/troubleshooting of the Email and Web Security Appliance. The KnowledgeBase articles below provide instructions for some of the most common configuration/troubleshooting issues:

·         *NEW* PD23503 - Email & Web Security 5.x Troubleshooting Tree
https://kc.mcafee.com/corporate/index?page=content&id=PD23503

·         KB69739 -Troubleshooting SMTP 442 errors for mail queued on McAfee Email and Web Security 5.x
https://kc.mcafee.com/corporate/index?page=content&id=KB69739

·         KB60953 - How to create an outbound Email policy on Email and Web Security software 5.x
https://kc.mcafee.com/corporate/index?page=content&id=KB60953.


3.    Nov 10 2011

Microsoft Patch Tuesday Briefing Available
On Tuesday, November 9, 2011, Microsoft released 4 patches addressing 4 new vulnerabilities in Microsoft applications. See an expert analysis by McAfee of this release by going to the McAfee Community Business Forum at:
https://community.mcafee.com/community/business/blog/2011/11/09/ms-patch-tuesday -briefing--november-2011

 

Bulletin Content — Malware and Threat Reports

Week Ending November 10, 2011


DATE                 TITLE

1.     Nov 03 2011       Microsoft Patch Tuesday Briefing Available


1.    Nov 10 2011

Microsoft Patch Tuesday Briefing Available
On Tuesday, November 9, 2011, Microsoft released 4 patches addressing 4 new vulnerabilities in Microsoft applications. See an expert analysis by McAfee of this release by going to the McAfee Community Business Forum at:
https://community.mcafee.com/community/business/blog/2011/11/09/ms-patch-tuesday -briefing--november-2011

 

 

 

Bulletin Content — Network Security

Week Ending November 10 2011


DATE                 TITLE

1.     Nov 05 2011       NW Security Emergency UDS Release - Microsoft Windows Win32k TrueType Font Parsing Engine Vulnerability

2.     Nov 09 2011       NW Security Signature Sets Release Bulletin (7.5.2.3| 5.1.78.3)

3.     Nov 10 2011       Microsoft Patch Tuesday Briefing Available

4.     Nov 10 2011       Network Security AppPrism Applications Release (3.104)


1.    Nov 5 2011

NW Security Emergency UDS Release - Microsoft Windows Win32k TrueType Font Parsing Engine Vulnerability
A Network Security Emergency User Defined Signature (UDS) has been created to detect "Microsoft Windows Win32k TrueType Font Parsing Engine Vulnerability." The UDS is available for download via KnowledgeBase article  KB55447.

 

KnowledgeBase article  KB55447 is available only to registered users. Log in to the McAfee ServicePortal at http://mysupport.mcafee.com and use your credentials and search for the document ID.

You can now also follow NSP Updates on Twitter: http://twitter.com/#!/McAfeeNSPMsgs 


2.    Nov 9 2011

NW Security Signature Sets Release Bulletin (7.5.2.3| 5.1.78.3)
The following Network Security Signature Sets have been released and are now available:

·         7.5.2.3

·         5.1.78.3

For updated Signature Set information, see KnowledgeBase articles  KB55446, KB55448, and KB50726. These articles are available only to logged in ServicePortal users. To view the articles, log into the ServicePortal at: http://mysupport.mcafee.com and search for the article IDs.

Signature Set releases are available from the following locations:

·         McAfee downloads site (http://www.mcafee.com/us/downloads/downloads.aspx)

·         Menshen (https://menshen.intruvert.com)

You can now also follow NSP Updates on Twitter: http://twitter.com/#!/McAfeeNSPMsgs


3.    Nov 10 2011

Microsoft Patch Tuesday Briefing Available
On Tuesday, November 9, 2011, Microsoft released 4 patches addressing 4 new vulnerabilities in Microsoft applications. See an expert analysis by McAfee of this release by going to the McAfee Community Business Forum at:
https://community.mcafee.com/community/business/blog/2011/11/09/ms-patch-tuesday -briefing--november-2011


4.    Nov 10 2011

Network Security AppPrism Applications Release (3.104)
The following Firewall Enterprise AppPrism Applications Signature Set has been released and is now available:


·        
3.104


For updated information, see KnowledgeBase article KB733374 - Firewall Enterprise: AppPrism Applications Release Bulletin (3.104).


NOTE:
This article is available only to registered ServicePortal users. To view the article, log into http://mysupport.mcafee.com and search for KB73374

This Signature Set release is automatically available for download from within the Firewall Enterprise product.

 

 

 

Bulletin Content — Risk and Compliance

Week Ending November 10 2011


DATE                 TITLE

1.     Nov 03 2011       Microsoft Patch Tuesday Briefing Available


1.    Nov 10 2011

Microsoft Patch Tuesday Briefing Available
On Tuesday, November 9, 2011, Microsoft released 4 patches addressing 4 new vulnerabilities in Microsoft applications. See an expert analysis by McAfee of this release by going to the McAfee Community Business Forum at:
https://community.mcafee.com/community/business/blog/2011/11/09/ms-patch-tuesday -briefing--november-2011

 

 

 

Bulletin Content — Security as a Service

Week Ending November 10 2011


DATE                 TITLE

1.     Nov 03 2011       Microsoft Patch Tuesday Briefing Available


1.    Nov 10 2011

Microsoft Patch Tuesday Briefing Available
On Tuesday, November 9, 2011, Microsoft released 4 patches addressing 4 new vulnerabilities in Microsoft applications. See an expert analysis by McAfee of this release by going to the McAfee Community Business Forum at:
https://community.mcafee.com/community/business/blog/2011/11/09/ms-patch-tuesday -briefing--november-2011

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