Microsoft Critical Security Bulletins Summary – November 2017

Number: AV17-169
Date: 14 November 2017

Purpose

The purpose of this advisory is to bring attention to the monthly Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for November 2017.

Assessment

The summary covers multiple support package deployments addressing multiple vulnerabilities in various Microsoft products.

CVE Reference: CVE-2017-11827, CVE-2017-11848, CVE-2017-11882, CVE-2017-11876, CVE-2017-11879

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/MS17-001
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/security/MS17-002
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/security/MS17-003
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/security/MS17-004

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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