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Microsoft Patch Tuesday, August 2014

August’s Microsoft Patch Tuesday is upon us and Microsoft is issuing nine security bulletins, two rated Critical, and seven rated Important. These address 37 unique CVEs the majority of which appear in Internet Explorer. This marks another month of Critical...

Microsoft Advance Notification for July 2014

Microsoft will publish their next security patch release on Tuesday, July 8. This seems to be a light release with two "Critical" bulletins, three "Important" bulletins and one "Moderate" bulletin. These bulletins will affect Internet Explorer, Microsoft Server Software and...

Microsoft Patch Tuesday, June 2014

June's Microsoft Patch Tuesday contains seven bulletins, including two rated “Critical” and five rated “Important”. One of the two “Critical” bulletins is for Internet Explorer and contains patches for a massive fifty-nine CVEs, almost all of which are marked with...

Microsoft Advance Notification for June 2014

Microsoft will be releasing the next security patch release on Tuesday, June 10th. This release will include 7 bulletins, which two bulletins are rated "Critical" affecting Internet Explorer, Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Office and Microsoft Lync. The bulletins rated "Important" include...

Microsoft Patch Tuesday, May 2014

May's Microsoft Patch Tuesday contains eight bulletins, the most of any release so far this year. Despite an out-of-band patch for Internet Explorer two weeks ago, Windows XP users will not receive any patches this cycle. This leaves XP users...

Microsoft Advance Notification for May 2014

Tuesday, May 13 marks the next Microsoft security patch release. This release will contain eight bulletins, which is the most in a single release so far this year. The good news is that each of these bulletins only address a...

Microsoft Patch Tuesday, April 2014

April’s Microsoft Patch Tuesday is on par with the prior releases this year. There are only four bulletins being released, two rated “Critical” and two rated “Important”. Of course the long coming, but somehow still apocalyptic news that Windows XP...

Microsoft Advance Notification for April 2014

The Microsoft April security release is almost upon us with security updates scheduled to deploy on Tuesday, April 8th. This day will go down in history as a major milestone for Windows XP and Office 2003 since it will be...

Microsoft Patch Tuesday, March 2014

March’s Patch Tuesday includes five bulletins, two rated “Critical” and three rated “Important”. The first of the two “Critical” bulletins is MS14-012. This patch fixes many memory corruption vulnerabilities including a zeroday vulnerability in Internet Explorer being exploited in the...

Microsoft Advance Notification for March 2014

The Microsoft Security release for March will include patches for Windows, Internet Explorer and Silverlight. There will be a total of five bulletins with two rated "Critical" and three rated "Important". Four of the bulletins affect Windows two of which...

Microsoft Advance Notification for February 2014

***Update as of Monday, February 10, 2014*** Since our post last Thursday, Microsoft has released additional details about tomorrow’s bulletins. Those updates include: - Added a "Critical" Internet Explorer bulletin requiring a restart. - Added a "Critical" Windows bulletin affecting...

Microsoft Patch Tuesday, January 2014

Hopefully January's Patch Tuesday is a sign of things to come for 2014. With only four bulletins, this month's release is the lightest in recent memory. Markedly missing are any bulletins for Internet Explorer and not a single bulletin is...

Microsoft Advance Notification for January 2014

Microsoft is scheduled to release the next security update for consumers on January 14th with affected Windows platforms, Microsoft Office software, and Microsoft Dynamics AX. This is one of the lightest security releases seen in some time with only four...

Microsoft Patch Tuesday, December 2013

'Tis the season for an increase in cyber-criminal activities. In the past couple months, cyber-criminals built up their arsenals by acquiring zero-day exploits including the zero-day remote code execution in the Microsoft Graphics component vulnerability (Microsoft Security Advisory 2896666) and...

Microsoft Advance Notification for December 2013

On December 10th, Microsoft will begin deploying their security updates to consumers with affected versions of Windows, Internet Explorer, Office, Exchange and Visual Studio. As it currently stands, the December security update release will mitigate vulnerabilities for eleven bulletins, five...

Microsoft Patch Tuesday, November 2013

Most of us thought this would be an easy month with only eight bulletins to deal with and only three listed as critical. Unfortunately, there is evidence of one vulnerability mentioned in those bulletins being actively exploited in the wild...

Microsoft Advance Notification for November 2013

Microsoft will release eight bulletins for Patch Tuesday in November. Four of them will result in Remote Code Execution and three of those are rated as critical. In addition, there is one elevation of privilege, two information disclosures and a...

Microsoft Patch Tuesday, October 2013

Here in Philadelphia this month the local weather people are calling it "Aug-tober" due to the rather warm temperatures that have continued well into October. This month's Patch Tuesday, however, is nothing like August at all. For one, Trustwave SpiderLabs...

Microsoft Advance Notification for October 2013

It is on a monthly schedule but for some reason Microsoft's Patch Tuesday sneaks up on me every month. Tomorrow, Microsoft is expected to push out eight new bulletins. This is quickly becoming a big patch period with Adobe releasing...

Microsoft Patch Tuesday, September 2013

In Chicago, it's been a roller coaster of a summer with cold weather to now steaming hot. Fortunately, the weather held out for last weekend Trustwave summer outing which was held at Six Flags Great America in Gurnee, Illinois. For...