Microsoft Critical Security Bulletins Summary – November 2016
Date: 8 November 2016
The purpose of this advisory is to bring attention to the monthly Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for November 2016.
The summary covers 14 bulletins (6 Critical and 8 Important), which addresses multiple vulnerabilities in; Microsoft Internet Explorer, Microsoft Boot Manager, Microsoft Edge, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Graphics Component, Microsoft Video Control, Adobe Flash Player, Windows Kernel-Mode Drivers, Windows Common Log File System Driver, Microsoft Virtual Hard Disk Driver and Microsoft SQL Server.
- MS16-129 Cumulative Security Update for Microsoft Edge (3199057)
- MS16-130 Security Update for Microsoft Windows (3199172)
- MS16-131 Security Update for Microsoft Video Control (3199151)
- MS16-132 Security Update for Microsoft Graphics Component (3199120)
- MS16-141 Security Update for Adobe Flash Player (3202790)
- MS16-142 Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (3198467)
- MS16-133 Security Update for Microsoft Office (3199168)
- MS16-134 Security Update for Common Log File System Driver (3193706)
- MS16-135 Security Update for Windows Kernel-Mode Drivers (3199135)
- MS16-136 Security Update for SQL Server (3199641)
- MS16-137 Security Update for Windows Authentication Methods (3199173)
- MS16-138 Security Update for Microsoft Virtual Hard Disk Driver (3199647)
- MS16-139 Security Update for Windows Kernel (3199720)
- MS16-140 Security Update for Boot Manager (3193479)
CCIRC recommends that system administrators test and deploy the vendor-released updates to affected applications accordingly.
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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