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Security Update: Microsoft September Security Update

Status Type

Security Update

Date and Time

Tuesday, September 11, 2012 - 14:50

Reason

Microsoft September Security Update

Impact

Microsoft server and

 

 

WHAT HAPPENED?

Microsoft released the September 2012 updates to address 2 vulnerabilities in Microsoft Developer Tools and Server Software.

Advanced Users: For a complete description of the security enhancements and affected software refer to Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for September 2012.


AFFECTED SYSTEMS:

•    Microsoft Developer Tools

•    Microsoft Server Software


WHAT'S THE PROBLEM?

An attacker would have to convince users to visit a website, typically by getting them to click a link in an email message or Instant Messenger message that takes them to the attacker's website which could lead to the attacker gaining higher privileges on the computer.


HOW DO I PROTECT MY COMPUTER?

Update your software

1.    If you have a computer support coordinator (CSC), no action on your part is required.

2.    If you do not have a CSC or they do not support your computer, refer to Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for September 2012 on how to obtain the latest updates for your specific software.