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August 2014 Microsoft Patch Tuesday Summary
Aug 12, 2014

Welcome to the August edition of Microsoft Patch Tuesday Summary. In this edition there are 9 updates; two are marked "Critical" and seven are rated "Important". A total of 37 vulnerabilities were fixed over 9 bulletins this month. One of the Critical update MS14-051 is an all version Internet Explorer (IE 6 to 11) patch. This single update resolves 25 CVE's (Common Vulnerability and Exposure).

 

Here is a list of Security bulletins which were rolled out in today's Patch Tuesday release.

 

Bulletin ID

Bulletin Title

Bulletin Severity

MS14-043

Windows Media Center

Critical

MS14-044

SQL Server

Important

MS14-045

Kernel-Mode Drivers

Important

MS14-046

.NET

Important

MS14-047

LRPC

Important

MS14-048

Microsoft OneNote

Important

MS14-049

Windows Installer

Important

MS14-050

Microsoft SharePoint

Important

MS14-051

Internet Explorer

Critical

 

 

 

 

Tracking Microsoft Vulnerability Patches 2014

 

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As shown in the chart above, number of vulnerabilities which were patched this month is slightly higher than that of July's release. This Patch Tuesday turns out to be an IE dominated release. As we do every month, we’ve released a signature update #2407 to address vulnerabilities fixed in this month's patches. Happy patching!
 
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