Microsoft Critical Security Bulletins Summary for August 2015

Number: AV15-0072
Date: 11 August 2015

Purpose

The purpose of this advisory is to bring attention to the monthly Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for August 2015.

Assessment

The summary covers 14 bulletins (4 Critical and 10 Important), which addresses multiple vulnerabilities in Microsoft Windows, Internet Explorer, Office, SharePoint, Edge, Web Apps, Active Directory, .NET Framework and Microsoft System Center Operations Manager.

*** Critical ***

*** Important ***

Suggested Action

CCIRC recommends that system administrators test and deploy the vendor-released updates to affected applications accordingly.

References:

https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/security/ms15-aug      

Note to Readers

In support of Public Safety's mission to build a safe and resilient Canada, CCIRC's mandate is to help ensure the security and resilience of the vital non-federal government cyber systems that underpin Canada's national security, public safety and economic prosperity. As Canada's computer security incident response team, CCIRC is Canada's national coordination centre for the prevention and mitigation of, preparedness for, response to, and recovery from cyber incidents on non-federal government systems. It does this by providing authoritative advice and support, and coordinating information sharing and incident response.

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http://www.publicsafety.gc.ca/cnt/ntnl-scrt/cbr-scrt/_fl/CCIRCPublicPGPKey.txt

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