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  • Blog Post: Microsoft Security Bulletin: November 2014 Release!

    Welcome to another month of updates! This month there are quite a number of updates to consider so check out the table below and apply these where needed. Bulletin ID Bulletin Title and Executive Summary Maximum Severity Rating and Vulnerability Impact Restart Requirement Affected Software MS14-064 Vulnerabilities...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Security Bulletin: October 2014 Release!

    Welcome to another set of updates for you to consider in your environments. Sorry I’m a bit late with this one but here it is anyway. Bulletin ID Bulletin Title and Executive Summary Maximum Severity Rating and Vulnerability Impact Restart Requirement Affected Software MS14-056 Cumulative Security Update...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Security Bulletin: July 2014 Release

    Welcome to the first security bulletin of the new financial year! The table below list the updates in order of severity. Please make sure you check them out and apply to your environments as necessary. Bulletin ID Bulletin Title and Executive Summary Maximum Severity Rating and Vulnerability Impact Restart...
  • Blog Post: Infographic: The continuing fight against Malware!

    Recently on the official Microsoft blog there was a really good article how Microsoft is taking the offensive against cybercrime and helping users protect their PC’s against malware. For most of you who read this blog I’m sure you are on top of patching your machines and keeping them safe from malware...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Security Bulletin: June 2014 Release!

    Welcome to another security bulletin and the final bulletin for the financial year. This time around we have 7 updates that you need to consider for your environments. Check out the details below and apply these where needed. Bulletin ID Bulletin Title and Executive Summary Maximum Severity Rating and...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Security Bulletin: May 2014 Release!

    It’s been a busy time lately with lots of updates coming out for Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2. Well now it’s time to get back to the business of keeping up to date with patches. Please see below for details of this month’s security updates and make sure you apply these updates where it’s applicable...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Security Bulletin: March 2014 Release!

    Hi folks and welcome to another round of security updates. This months updates mainly focus on Windows so make sure you apply them where appropriate in your environment's . Bulletin ID Bulletin Title and Executive Summary Maximum Severity Rating and Vulnerability Impact Restart Requirement Affected...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Security Bulletin: February 2014 Release!

    Welcome to another patch Tuesday or Wednesday as it is here in Australia. There are quite a list of updates this month so make sure you have a look at the details and apply them where appropriate in your environments. Bulletin ID Bulletin Title and Executive Summary Maximum Severity Rating and Vulnerability...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Security Bulletin: January 2014 Release

    Hello everyone and welcome to 2014 and the first security bulletin for the new year! This month is a bit of a quiet month with only 4 major bulletins to consider for your environments. Details are below so make sure you look at these and apply where necessary. Bulletin ID Bulletin Title and Executive...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Security Bulletin: March 2012 Release

    This month we have 6 new security bulletins and 1 new security advisory that you need to apply in your environments.  Please see all the details below. What is the purpose of this alert? This alert is to provide you with an overview of the new security bulletin(s) being released on March 13, 2012...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Security Bulletin: February 2013 Release!

    Welcome to the February 2013 security bulletin release!  This month we have quite a few updates to consider in your environments so make sure you pay close attention to these updates this month. Bulletin Information   Bulletin ID Bulletin Title and Executive Summary Maximum Severity Rating...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Security Bulletin: August 2009 Update

    Please see details below of the August 2009 security bulletin.  The bulletins are being released on August 11th 2009 PST.  Please click each bulletin ID for more details on the update Bulletin ID Bulletin Title Max Severity Rating Vulnerability Impact Restart Requirement Affected Software MS09...
  • Blog Post: Security Bulletin: October 2007

    It's that time again. Time for another round of security updates. Please see details below. What is this alert? This alert is to provide you with an overview of the new Security Bulletin being released on 09 October 2007 . New Security Bulletins Microsoft is releasing the following six new security bulletins...
  • Blog Post: Level 1 Microsoft Security Advisory 2524375 Released!

    Folks.  Make sure you look at this one. What is the purpose of this alert? This alert is to notify you that Microsoft has released Security Advisory 2524375 - Fraudulent Digital Certificates Could Allow Spoofing - on March 23, 2011.   Summary   Microsoft is aware of nine fraudulent digital...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Security Bulletin: October 2009 Update

    It’s that time again.  Time to patch those systems and get up to date.  This month we have 13 security updates.  Please make sure you check out the details below and apply them to you environments where appropriate. Bulletin ID Bulletin Title Maximum Severity Vulnerability Impact Restart...
  • Blog Post: MAP Toolkit 9.0 Beta Available Now!

    Continuing on this rapid release cycle we have now announced the next beta of the Microsoft Assessment and Planning Toolkit or MAP.  MAP Toolkit 9.0 is now available for testing.  If you are looking at deploying all the new releases we have announced then the MAP Toolkit is an essential tool...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Security Bulletin: July 28th Out of Band Release

    On July 28th 2009 we will be releasing two Out of Band security bulletins.  The first one will be for the Microsoft Visual Studio product line and the second will be a defence-in-depth change to Internet Explorer to address attack vectors related to the Visual Studio bulletin, as well as fixes for...
  • Blog Post: Security Bulletin: December 2008 Update

    Just in time for Christmas we have 8 new security bulletins being released today.  Please see details of these below and make sure to apply these where it makes sense in your environments. Bulletin Identifier Bulletin Title Maximum Severity Affected Software Impact Restart Requirement MS08-070 Vulnerabilities...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Security Bulletin Release: August 2008

    This month we have 11 security updates so make sure you have a look at these and see where they apply to your environments. Bulletin Number Maximum Severity Affected Products Impact MS08-041 Critical Snapshot Viewer for Access, Office Access 2000, Office Access 2002, and Office Access 2003 Remote Code...
  • Blog Post: Windows Phone 7 Update Out Now!

    If you have a Windows Phone device you may have noticed an update that is being pushed out to Australian customers.  The update was available today for my HTC HD7 and my wife’s HTC Mozart.  Once the update is complete it will bring the phone OS version to 7.10.8107.79.  This update address...
  • Blog Post: Security Bulletin Release: Out of Band!

      We are schedule released a security bulletin (out-of-band) to address a vulnerability in Internet Explorer on all currently supported versions of Windows. The bulletin is scheduled for release at approximately 10 A.M. Pacific Time on Wednesday, December 17, 2008 . More on this update can be found...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Security Bulletin: December 09 Release

    This month 6 is the lucky number again.  We have 6 updates this month.  Please see details of these below. Bulletin ID Bulletin Title Max Severity Rating Vulnerability Impact Restart Requirement Affected Software MS09-069 Vulnerability in Local Security Authority Subsystem Service Could Allow...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Security Bulletin: May 2009 Release

      Please see details below of the May 2009 Security Bulletin.  Only one ID this month so relatively quiet this time around. Bulletin ID Bulletin Title Maximum Severity Rating Vulnerability Impact Restart Requirement Affected Software MS09-017 Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office PowerPoint Could...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Security Bulletin: June 2011 Release

    What is the purpose of this alert? This alert is to provide you with an overview of the new security bulletins being released on June 14, 2011. Security bulletins are released monthly to resolve critical problem vulnerabilities. New Security Bulletins Microsoft is releasing the following 16 new security...
  • Blog Post: Security Bulletin: March 2009 Update

      Please see details below of this month’s security bulletin.  Only 3 this month so relatively quiet this time around. Bulletin Identifier Bulletin Title Maximum Severity Affected Software Impact MS09-006 Vulnerabilities in Windows Kernel could allow remote code execution Critical Windows 2000...