Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for August 2014 - Update

Number: AV14-061 Update 2
Date: 28 August 2014


To address known issues with security update 2982791, Microsoft rereleased MS14-045 to replace the 2982791 update with the 2993651 update for all supported releases of Microsoft Windows. Microsoft expired the original update 2982791 on August 15, 2014.

Suggested action

CCIRC recommends that organizations apply the 2993651 update, which replaces the expired 2982791 update.


Microsoft KB Article 2993651 - MS14-045: Description of the security update for kernel-mode drivers: August 27, 2014 

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