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Security Update: Microsoft November 2013 Updates Address 3 Critical and 5 Important Vulnerabilities

Status Type

Security Update

Date and Time

Tuesday, November 12, 2013 - 12:00

Reason

3 Critical and 5 Important Security Updates

Impact

Microsoft Windows and Office; and Internet Explorer Users

WHAT HAPPENED?

Microsoft released their November 2013 updates to address 3 Critical and 5 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 November 2013.


AFFECTED SYSTEMS:

  • Internet Explorer
  • Microsoft Office
  • Microsoft Windows


WHAT'S THE PROBLEM?

If any of the vulnerabilities are exploited, this could allow an attacker to take control of your computer or disclose sensitive information.
 

HOW DO I PROTECT MY COMPUTER?

Update your software

  1. If you have IT support, no action on your part is required.
  2. If you do not have IT support or they do not support your computer, refer to Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for November 2013 on how to obtain the latest updates for your specific software.


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