Juniper Networks Protects Customers from New Critical Microsoft Vulnerability Disclosed Today
SUNNYVALE, Calif., Jan. 10, 2006 - Juniper Networks, Inc. (Nasdaq: JNPR) today confirmed its Intrusion Detection and Protection (IDP) security systems and ISG firewall/virtual private network (VPN) systems with IDP are able to protect customers against the two critical Microsoft vulnerabilities announced today.
Juniper Networks' IDP systems running operating code versions 3.0r4 and above, and the ISG firewall/VPN systems with IDP provide coverage for MS06-002, a vulnerability in embedded Web fonts that could allow remote code execution, and MS06-003, a vulnerability in TNEF decoding in Microsoft Outlook and Microsoft Exchange that could allow remote code execution.
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