November 2014 Updates

Today, as part of Update Tuesday, we released 14 security updates – four rated Critical, nine rated Important, and two rated Moderate, to address 33 Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVEs) in Microsoft Windows, Internet Explorer (IE), Office, .NET Framework, Internet Information Services (IIS), Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP), Active Directory Federation Services (ADFS), Input Method Editor… Read more

Advance Notification Service for the November 2014 Security Bulletin Release

Today, we provide advance notification for the release of 16 Security Bulletins. Five of these updates are rated Critical, nine are rated as Important, and two are rated Moderate in severity. These updates are for Microsoft Windows, Internet Explorer, Office, Exchange, .NET Framework, Internet Information Services (IIS), Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP), Active Directory Federation Services… Read more

Advance Notification Service for the October 2014 Security Bulletin Release

Today, we provide advance notification for the release of nine Security Bulletins. Three of these updates are rated Critical, five are rated as Important, and one is rated Moderate in severity. These updates are for Microsoft Windows, Internet Explorer, Office, .NET Framework, and ASP.NET. As per our usual process, we’ve scheduled the Security Bulletin release… Read more

Advance Notification Service for the September 2014 Security Bulletin Release

Today, we provide advance notification for the release of four Security Bulletins. One of these updates is rated Critical and three are rated as Important in severity. These updates are for Microsoft Windows, Internet Explorer, .NET Framework and Lync. As a reminder, we are now using a new format for our Security Bulletin Webcast, scheduled… Read more

The May 2014 Security Updates

Today, we released eight security bulletins – two rated Critical and six rated Important – to address 13 Common Vulnerability & Exposures (CVEs) in .NET Framework, Office, SharePoint, Internet Explorer, and Windows. We encourage you to apply all of these updates, but for those who need to prioritize their deployment planning, we recommend focusing on… Read more

Advance Notification Service for the May 2014 Security Bulletin Release

Today we provide Advance Notification Service (ANS) for the release of eight bulletins, two rated Critical and six rated Important in severity. These updates will address vulnerabilities for .NET Framework, Office, Internet Explorer, and Windows. As we do every month, we’ve scheduled the security bulletin release for the second Tuesday of the month, May 13,… Read more

Update (2/10) – Advance Notification Service for February 2014 Security Bulletin Release

Update as of February 10, 2014 We are adding two updates to the February release. There will be Critical-rated updates for Internet Explorer and VBScript in additional to the previously announced updates scheduled for release on February 11, 2014. These updates have completed testing and will be included in tomorrow’s release. This brings the total… Read more

Advance Notification Service for February 2014 Security Bulletin Release

Advance notification for the release of five bulletins, two rated Critical and three rated Important, for February 2014 is now available. The Critical updates address vulnerabilities in Microsoft Windows and Security Software while the Important …read more Read the complete post at blogs.technet.com/…/advance-notification-service-for-february-2014-security-bulletin-release.aspx… Read more

WSUSSCN2.CAB Now Available for MS11-100

Due to the urgency of the MS11-100 release on December 29, 2011, the WSUSSCN2.CAB offline catalog file was not available at the time of the MS11-100 release. A revised WSUSSCN2.CAB offline catalog file including MS11-100 has been released and is available to support SMS 2003 ITMU, MBSA (in offline mode) and 3rd party tools that… Read more

Coming soon: Two new updates for .NET Framework 3.5 Service Pack 1

We are planning on releasing two updates related to the .NET Framework 3.5 Service Pack 1. Both of these address customer feedback problems that have been reported back to us.  To find out what they are see Upcoming Updates for .NET Framework 3.5 Service Pack 1 at the WSUS Product Team blog. J.C. Hornbeck |… Read more