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Security Update: Microsoft Releases February 2014 Updates to Address 4 Critical and 3 Important Vulnerabilities

Status Type

Security Update

Date and Time

Tuesday, February 11, 2014 - 14:57

Reason

Security Update

Impact

Microsoft Users

WHAT HAPPENED?

Microsoft released their February 2014 updates to address 4 Critical and 3 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 February 2014 at http://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/ms14-feb.
 

AFFECTED SYSTEMS:

  • Internet Explorer
  • Microsoft .NET Framework
  • Microsoft Security Software
  • Microsoft Windows


WHAT'S THE PROBLEM?

If any of the vulnerabilities are exploited, this could allow an attacker to take control of your computer and/or cause a denial of service; 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 February 2014 at http://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/ms14-feb on how to obtain the latest updates for your specific software.
 
 
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