SEVERE: Microsoft Releases November Updates (Nov 12, 2020)

Microsoft has released the November updates to their software. Some of these updates address vulnerabilities that may allow a remote attacker to take control of a system.

Affected Software

The Office of Information Security advises owners of the software listed below to update as soon as possible.

  • Microsoft Windows
  • Microsoft Office and Microsoft Office Services and Web Apps
  • Internet Explorer
  • Microsoft Edge (EdgeHTML-based)
  • Microsoft Edge (Chromium-based)
  • ChakraCore
  • Microsoft Exchange Server
  • Microsoft Dynamics
  • Microsoft Windows Codecs Library
  • Azure Sphere
  • Windows Defender
  • Microsoft Teams
  • Azure SDK
  • Azure DevOps
  • Visual Studio

Additional Information

SEVERE: Microsoft Releases October Updates (Oct 14, 2020)

Microsoft has released the October updates to their software. Some of these updates address vulnerabilities that may allow a remote attacker to take control of a system.

Affected Software

The Office of Information Security advises owners of the software listed below to update as soon as possible.

  • Microsoft Windows
  • Microsoft Office and Microsoft Office Services and Web Apps
  • Microsoft JET Database Engine
  • Azure Functions
  • Open Source Software
  • Microsoft Exchange Server
  • Visual Studio
  • PowerShellGet
  • Microsoft .NET Framework
  • Microsoft Dynamics
  • Adobe Flash Player
  • Microsoft Windows Codecs Library

Security Bulletin Name: Release Notes: October 2020 Security Updates

Additional information about these vulnerabilities can be viewed at: https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-us/security-guidance/releasenotedetail/2020-Oct

If you have any questions, please contact your campus-specific IT department.