Microsoft has released the August updates to their software. The updates address vulnerabilities that may allow remote code execution, elevation of privilege, denial of service, or information disclosure.
The IT Security Office advises owners of the software listed below update as soon as possible:
The Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for August 2013
Release date: August 13, 2013
Additional information about this vulnerability can be viewed at:
OIT has defined the following categories to describe the severity of security risks:
URGENT severity represents a broad threat to the entire campus community.
SEVERE severity included remote exploits and worms.
IMPORTANT severity includes virus and local exploits for commonly used services.