Microsoft security bulletin for January 14 2014Note: There may be latency issues due to replication, if the page does not display keep refreshing
Today Microsoft released the following Security Bulletin(s).
Note: www.microsoft.com/technet/security and www.microsoft.com/security are authoritative in all matters concerning Microsoft Security Bulletins! ANY e-mail, web board or newsgroup posting (including this one) should be verified by visiting these sites for official information. Microsoft never sends security or other updates as attachments. These updates must be downloaded from the microsoft.com download center or Windows Update. See the individual bulletins for details.
Because some malicious messages attempt to masquerade as official Microsoft security notices, it is recommended that you physically type the URLs into your web browser and not click on the hyperlinks provided.Bulletin Summary:
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS14-012 - Critical
Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (2925418)
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS14-013 - Critical
Vulnerability in Microsoft DirectShow Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2929961)
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS14-015 - Important
Vulnerabilities in Windows Kernel-Mode Driver Could Allow Elevation of Privilege
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS14-016 - Important
Vulnerability in Security Account Manager Remote (SAMR) Protocol Could Allow Security Feature Bypass
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS14-014 - Important
Vulnerability in Silverlight Could Allow Security Feature Bypass (2932677)
Please note that Microsoft may release bulletins out side of this schedule if we determine the need to do so.
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