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Security Update: Microsoft Releases January 2014 Upates to Address 4 Important Vulnerabilities

Status Type

Security Update

Date and Time

Tuesday, January 14, 2014 - 11:18

Reason

Security Update

Impact

Microsoft Software Users

WHAT HAPPENED?

Microsoft released their January 2014 updates to address 4 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 Janaury 2014 at http://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/ms14-jan.
 

AFFECTED SYSTEMS:

  • Microsoft Office
  • Microsoft Windows
  • Microsoft Server Software
  • Microsoft Dynamics AX


WHAT'S THE PROBLEM?

If any of the vulnerabilities are exploited, this could allow an attacker to take control of your computer or cause a denial of service.
 

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 Janaury 2014 at http://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/ms14-jan on how to obtain the latest updates for your specific software.

 

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