MS16-063 - Critical: Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (3163649) - Version: 1.1

Severity Rating: CriticalRevision Note: V1.1 (June 22, 2016): Bulletin revised to add workarounds for CVE-2016-3213. This is an informational change only. Customers who have successfully installed the updates do not need to take any further action.Summary: This security update resolves vulnerabilities in Internet Explorer. The most severe of the vulnerabilities could allow remote code execution if a user views a specially crafted webpage using Internet Explorer. An attacker who successfully exploited the vulnerabilities could gain the same user rights as the current user. If the current user is logged on with administrative user rights, an attacker could take control of an affected system. An attacker could then install programs; view, change, or delete data; or create new accounts with full user rights.

Posted by on 22 June 2016 | 12:00 pm

MS16-077 - Important: Security Update for WPAD (3165191) - Version: 1.1

Severity Rating: ImportantRevision Note: V1.1 (June 22, 2016): Bulletin revised to add an Update FAQ on behavior changes to be aware of after installing this update. This is an informational change only.Summary: This security update resolves vulnerabilities in Microsoft Windows. The vulnerabilities could allow elevation of privilege if the Web Proxy Auto Discovery (WPAD) protocol falls back to a vulnerable proxy discovery process on a target system.

Posted by on 22 June 2016 | 12:00 pm

MS16-083 - Critical: Security Update for Adobe Flash Player (3167685) - Version: 1.0

Severity Rating: CriticalRevision Note: V1.0 (June 16, 2016): Bulletin published.Summary: This security update resolves vulnerabilities in Adobe Flash Player when installed on all supported editions of Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows RT 8.1, and Windows 10.

Posted by on 16 June 2016 | 12:00 pm

MS16-074 - Important: Security Update for Microsoft Graphics Component (3164036) - Version: 1.1

Severity Rating: ImportantRevision Note: V1.1 (June 15, 2016): Revised the Executive Summary to correct the attack vector description. This is an informational change only.Summary: This security update resolves vulnerabilities in Microsoft Windows. The most severe of the vulnerabilities could allow elevation of privilege if a user opens a specially crafted application.

Posted by on 15 June 2016 | 12:00 pm

MS16-071 - Critical: Security Update for Microsoft Windows DNS Server (3164065) - Version: 1.0

Severity Rating: CriticalRevision Note: V1.0 (June 14, 2016): Bulletin published.Summary: This security update resolves a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows. The vulnerability could allow remote code execution if an attacker sends specially crafted requests to a DNS server.

Posted by on 14 June 2016 | 12:00 pm

MS16-070 - Critical: Security Update for Microsoft Office (3163610) - Version: 1.0

Severity Rating: CriticalRevision Note: V1.0 (June 14, 2016): Bulletin published.Summary: This security update resolves vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office. The vulnerabilities could allow remote code execution if a user opens a specially crafted Microsoft Office file. An attacker who successfully exploited the vulnerabilities could run arbitrary code in the context of the current user. Customers whose accounts are configured to have fewer user rights on the system could be less impacted than those who operate with administrative user rights.

Posted by on 14 June 2016 | 12:00 pm

MS16-068 - Critical: Cumulative Security Update for Microsoft Edge (3163656) - Version: 1.0

Severity Rating: CriticalRevision Note: V1.0 (June 14, 2016): Bulletin published.Summary: This security update resolves vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge. The most severe of the vulnerabilities could allow remote code execution if a user views a specially crafted webpage using Microsoft Edge. An attacker who successfully exploited the vulnerabilities could gain the same user rights as the current user. Customers whose accounts are configured to have fewer user rights on the system could be less impacted than users with administrative user rights.

Posted by on 14 June 2016 | 12:00 pm

MS16-080 - Important: Security Update for Microsoft Windows PDF (3164302) - Version: 1.0

Severity Rating: ImportantRevision Note: V1.0 (June 14, 2016): Bulletin published.Summary: This security update resolves a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows. The more severe of the vulnerabilities could allow remote code execution if a user opens a specially crafted .pdf file. An attacker who successfully exploited the vulnerabilities could cause arbitrary code to execute in the context of the current user. However, an attacker would have no way to force a user to open a specially crafted .pdf file.

Posted by on 14 June 2016 | 12:00 pm

MS16-069 - Critical: Cumulative Security Update for JScript and VBScript (3163640) - Version: 1.0

Severity Rating: CriticalRevision Note: V1.0 (June 14, 2016): Bulletin published.Summary: This security update resolves vulnerabilities in the JScript and VBScript scripting engines in Microsoft Windows. The vulnerabilities could allow remote code execution if a user visits a specially crafted website. An attacker who successfully exploited these vulnerabilities could gain the same user rights as the current user. If the current user is logged on with administrative user rights, an attacker who successfully exploited these vulnerabilities could take control of an affected system. An attacker could then install programs; view, change, or delete data; or create new accounts with full user rights.

Posted by on 14 June 2016 | 12:00 pm

MS16-081 - Important: Security Update for Active Directory (3160352) - Version: 1.0

Severity Rating: ImportantRevision Note: V1.0 (June 14, 2016): Bulletin published.Summary: This security update resolves a vulnerability in Active Directory. The vulnerability could allow denial of service if an authenticated attacker creates multiple machine accounts. To exploit the vulnerability an attacker must have an account that has privileges to join machines to the domain.

Posted by on 14 June 2016 | 12:00 pm

MS16-082 - Important: Security Update for Microsoft Windows Search Component (3165270) - Version: 1.0

Severity Rating: ImportantRevision Note: V1.0 (June 14, 2016): Summary: This security update resolves a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows. The vulnerability could allow denial of service if an attacker logs on to a target system and runs a specially crafted application.

Posted by on 14 June 2016 | 12:00 pm

MS16-072 - Important: Security Update for Group Policy (3163622) - Version: 1.0

Severity Rating: ImportantRevision Note: V1.0 (June 14, 2016): Bulletin published.Summary: This security update resolves a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows. The vulnerability could allow elevation of privilege if an attacker launches a man-in-the-middle (MiTM) attack against the traffic passing between a domain controller and the target machine .

Posted by on 14 June 2016 | 12:00 pm

MS16-073 - Important: Security Update for Windows Kernel-Mode Drivers (3164028) - Version: 1.0

Severity Rating: ImportantRevision Note: V1.0 (June 14, 2016): Bulletin published.Summary: This security update resolves vulnerabilities in Microsoft Windows. The most severe of the vulnerabilities could allow elevation of privilege if an attacker logs on to an affected system and runs a specially crafted application.

Posted by on 14 June 2016 | 12:00 pm

MS16-078 - Important: Security Update for Windows Diagnostic Hub (3165479) - Version: 1.0

Severity Rating: ImportantRevision Note: V1.0 (June 14, 2016): Bulletin published. Summary: This security update resolves a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows. The vulnerability could allow elevation of privilege if an attacker logs on to an affected system and runs a specially crafted application.

Posted by on 14 June 2016 | 12:00 pm

MS16-075 - Important: Security Update for Windows SMB Server (3164038) - Version: 1.0

Severity Rating: ImportantRevision Note: V1.0 (June 14, 2016): Bulletin published.Summary: This security update resolves a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows. The vulnerability could allow elevation of privilege if an attacker logs on to the system and runs a specially crafted application.

Posted by on 14 June 2016 | 12:00 pm

MS16-079 - Important: Security Update for Microsoft Exchange Server (3160339) - Version: 1.0

Severity Rating: ImportantRevision Note: V1.0 (June 14, 2016): Bulletin published.Summary: This security update resolves vulnerabilites in Microsoft Exchange Server. The most severe of the vulnerabilities could allow information disclosure if an attacker sends a specially crafted image URL in an Outlook Web Access (OWA) message that is loaded, without warning or filtering, from the attacker-controlled URL.

Posted by on 14 June 2016 | 12:00 pm

MS16-076 - Important: Security Update for Netlogon (3167691) - Version: 1.0

Severity Rating: ImportantRevision Note: V1.0 (June 14, 2016): Bulletin published.Summary: This security update resolves a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows. The vulnerability could allow remote code execution if an attacker with access to a domain controller (DC) on a target network runs a specially crafted application to establish a secure channel to the DC as a replica domain controller.

Posted by on 14 June 2016 | 12:00 pm

MS16-039 - Critical: Security Update for Microsoft Graphics Component (3148522) - Version: 3.0

Severity Rating: CriticalRevision Note: V3.0 (June 14, 2016): Microsoft has re-released security update 3144427 for affected editions of Microsoft Lync 2010 and Microsoft Lync 2010 Attendee. The re-release addresses issues customers might have experienced downloading security update 3144427. Customers running Microsoft Lync 2010 should install the update to be fully protected from the vulnerability. See Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 3144427 for more information.Summary: This security update resolves vulnerabilities in Microsoft Windows, Microsoft .NET Framework, Microsoft Office, Skype for Business, and Microsoft Lync. The most severe of the vulnerabilities could allow remote code execution if a user opens a specially crafted document or visits a webpage that contains specially crafted embedded fonts.

Posted by on 14 June 2016 | 12:00 pm

MS16-054 - Critical: Security Update for Microsoft Office (3155544) - Version: 1.1

Severity Rating: CriticalRevision Note: V1.1 (May 25, 2016): Corrected the updates replaced for Microsoft Office 2013 to 3114486 in MS16-004, and for CVE-2016-0183, clarified that the Preview Pane is an attack vector for this vulnerability. These are informational changes only.Summary: This security update resolves vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office. The vulnerabilities could allow remote code execution if a user opens a specially crafted Microsoft Office file. An attacker who successfully exploited the vulnerabilities could run arbitrary code in the context of the current user. Customers whose accounts are configured to have fewer user rights on the system could be less impacted than those who operate with administrative user rights.

Posted by on 25 May 2016 | 12:00 pm

MS15-134 - Important: Security Update for Windows Media Center to Address Remote Code Execution (3108669) - Version: 1.1

Severity Rating: ImportantRevision Note: V1.1 (May 25, 2016): Removed the mitigating factors for CVE-2015-6131 and CVE-2015-6127. These are informational changes only.Summary: This security update resolves vulnerabilities in Microsoft Windows. The more severe of the vulnerabilities could allow remote code execution if Windows Media Center opens a specially crafted Media Center link (.mcl) file that references malicious code. An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could gain the same user rights as the current user. Customers whose accounts are configured to have fewer user rights on the system could be less impacted than those who operate with administrative user rights.

Posted by on 25 May 2016 | 12:00 pm

MS15-126 - Critical: Cumulative Security Update for JScript and VBScript to Address Remote Code Execution (3116178) - Version: 1.1

Severity Rating: CriticalRevision Note: V1.1 (May 25, 2016): Removed redundant rows from the Vulnerability Severity Rating and Maximum Security Impact by Affected Software table, and added the applicable update numbers for clarity. This is an informational change only.Summary: This security update resolves vulnerabilities in the VBScript scripting engine in Microsoft Windows. The more severe of the vulnerabilities could allow remote code execution if an attacker hosts a specially crafted website that is designed to exploit the vulnerabilities through Internet Explorer (or leverages a compromised website or a website that accepts or hosts user-provided content or advertisements) and then convinces a user to view the website. An attacker could also embed an ActiveX control marked "safe for initialization" in an application or Microsoft Office document that uses the Internet Explorer rendering engine to direct the user to the specially crafted website.

Posted by on 25 May 2016 | 12:00 pm

MS16-003 - Critical: Cumulative Security Update for JScript and VBScript to Address Remote Code Execution (3125540) - Version: 1.1

Severity Rating: CriticalRevision Note: V1.1 (May 25, 2016): Removed redundant rows from the Vulnerability Severity Rating and Maximum Security Impact by Affected Software table, and added the applicable update numbers for clarity. This is an informational change only.Summary: This security update resolves a vulnerability in the VBScript scripting engine in Microsoft Windows. The vulnerability could allow remote code execution if a user visits a specially crafted website. An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could gain the same user rights as the current user. If the current user is logged on with administrative user rights, an attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could take complete control of an affected system. An attacker could then install programs; view, change, or delete data; or create new accounts with full user rights.

Posted by on 25 May 2016 | 12:00 pm

MS16-035 - Important: Security Update for .NET Framework to Address Security Feature Bypass (3141780) - Version: 2.1

Severity Rating: ImportantRevision Note: V2.1 (May 18, 2016): Revised bulletin to clarify the distribution audience for the Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5.2 and Microsoft .NET Framework 4.6/4.6.1 security updates that were re-released on May 10, 2016, as follows: The security updates for Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5.2 have been re-released to Limited Distribution Release (LDR) customers only. The security updates for Microsoft .NET Framework 4.6/4.6.1 have been re-released to all customers.Summary: This security update resolves a vulnerability in Microsoft .NET Framework. The security feature bypass exists in a .NET Framework component that does not properly validate certain elements of a signed XML document.

Posted by on 18 May 2016 | 12:00 pm

MS16-064 - Critical: Security Update for Adobe Flash Player (3157993) - Version: 2.0

Severity Rating: CriticalRevision Note: V2.0 (May 13, 2016): Bulletin revised to announce the release of update 3163207 to address the vulnerabilities included in Adobe Security Bulletin APSB16-15. Note that update 3163207 replaces the update previously released in this bulletin (update 3157993). Microsoft strongly recommends that customers install update 3163207 to help be protected from the vulnerabilities described in Adobe Security Bulletin APSB16-15.Summary: This security update resolves vulnerabilities in Adobe Flash Player when installed on all supported editions of Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows RT 8.1, and Windows 10.

Posted by on 13 May 2016 | 12:00 pm

MS16-067 - Important: Security Update for Volume Manager Driver (3155784) - Version: 1.1

Severity Rating: ImportantRevision Note: V1.1 (May 13, 2016): Bulletin revised to change the vulnerability severity rating for Windows 8.1 and Windows RT 8.1 to Not applicable, because these operating systems are not affected by the vulnerability described in this bulletin. Customers who have applied security update 3155784 do not need to take any further action. This is an informational change only.Summary: This security update resolves a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows. The vulnerability could allow information disclosure if a USB disk mounted over Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) via Microsoft RemoteFX is not correctly tied to the session of the mounting user.

Posted by on 13 May 2016 | 12:00 pm