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Security Update: Microsoft Releases September Updates to Address 4 Critical and 10 Important Vulnerabilities

Status Type

Security Update

Date and Time

Tuesday, September 10, 2013 - 10:35

Reason

Security Update

Impact

Microsoft Users

WHAT HAPPENED?
Microsoft released their September 2013 updates to address 4 Critical and 10 Important vulnerabilities in Microsoft Software.
 
Advanced Users: For a complete description of the security enhancements and affected software refer to Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for September 2013.
 
 
AFFECTED SYSTEMS:

  • Microsoft Windows
  • Microsoft Office
  • Internet Explorer
  • Microsoft Server Software

 
WHAT'S THE PROBLEM?
If any of the vulnerabilities are exploited, this could allow an attacker to take control of your computer or disclose information.
 
 
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 2013 on how to obtain the latest updates for your specific software.
 
 
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