Monthly Archives: February 2005

Mandatory upgrade for 6.1/6.2 starting tonight

(Updated 2/10/05 11:30 PM PST) The MSN Messenger team has a new page for users with information about this problem.  You can read it here. (Updated 2/12/05 1:52 PM PST) eWeek has posted on article on the mandatory upgrade.  You can … Continue reading

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Protecting your company from MS05-009 exploits

The good folks in Microsoft Security have put up a new web page for network administrators looking for information about how to protect their companies from any potential MS05-009 exploits.  The new page is here. I highly recommend that any … Continue reading

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MSN Messenger version 6.2.205 has been released

(Updated 2/9/05) The Messenger team has released build 6.2.0205.  If you are running MSN Messenger 6.1 or 6.2 I strongly urge you to upgrade.  You can start the install here. 6.2.0205 includes fixes for the security vulnerabilities discussed in MS05-009. … Continue reading

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Messenger Service Issues

(Updated 2/8/05 5:00 PM PST) The issue is resolved and everyone should be able to connect to the service again. (Updated 2/8/05 3:30 PM PST)  Users are now able to signin to the Messenger service.  If you hvaen’t been able … Continue reading

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Messenger Service Status Issues

(Updated 2/7/05 – 7:30 PST) Some folks have been having problems connecting to MSN Messenger.  The Messenger Ops team was working on the issue and has it resolved. Check here for the current .Net Messenger service status.

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