Microsoft Security Bulletin(s) for August 14 2012

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    Microsoft Security Bulletin(s) for August 14 2012
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    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:

    http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms12-aug

    Critical (5)

    Microsoft Security Bulletin MS12-052
    Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (2722913)
    http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms12-052

    Microsoft Security Bulletin MS12-053
    Vulnerability in Remote Desktop Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2723135)
    http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms12-053

    Microsoft Security Bulletin MS12-054
    Vulnerabilities in Windows Networking Components Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2733594)
    http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms12-054

    Microsoft Security Bulletin MS12-060
    Vulnerability in Windows Common Controls Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2720573)
    http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms12-060

    Microsoft Security Bulletin MS12-058
    Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Exchange Server WebReady Document Viewing Could Allow Remote Code Execution (274035:cool:
    http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms12-058



    Important (4)

    Microsoft Security Bulletin MS12-055
    Vulnerability in Windows Kernel-Mode Drivers Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (2731847)
    http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms12-055

    Microsoft Security Bulletin MS12-056
    Vulnerability in JScript and VBScript Engines Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2706045)
    http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms12-056

    Microsoft Security Bulletin MS12-057
    Vulnerability in Microsoft Office Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2731879)
    http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms12-057

    Microsoft Security Bulletin MS12-059
    Vulnerability in Microsoft Visio Could Allow Remote Code Execution (273391:cool:
    http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms12-059


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    TechNet Webcast: Information About the August 2012 Security Bulletin Release

    Event ID: 1032522490

    Starts: Wednesday, August 15, 2012 11:00 AM
    Time zone: (GMT-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)
    Duration: 1 hour(s)



    Language(s): English.



    Product(s): computer security and information security.



    Audience(s): IT Decision Maker, IT Generalist and IT Manager.



    Join us for a brief overview of the technical details of this month's Microsoft security bulletins. We intend to address your concerns in this webcast. Therefore, Microsoft security experts devote most of this webcast to answering the questions that you ask.

    Presented by:

    Dustin Childs, Senior Security Program Manager, Microsoft Security Response Center, Microsoft Corporation

    and

    Jonathan Ness, Principal Security Development Lead, Microsoft Corporation






    Register now for the August security bulletin webcast.
     
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    Title: Microsoft Security Bulletin Re-Releases
    Issued: August 14, 2012
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    Summary
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    The following bulletin has undergone a major revision increment.
    Please see the appropriate bulletin for more details.

    * MS12-043 - Critical


    Bulletin Information:
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    * MS12-043 - Critical

    http://technet.microsoft.com/security/bulletin/MS12-043
    - Reason for Revision: V2.0 (August 14, 2012): Bulletin
    rereleased to offer the security updates for Microsoft XML Core
    Services 5.0 that were unavailable at the time of initial
    release. Customers running Microsoft XML Core Services 5.0
    should apply the KB2687324, KB2596856, or KB2596679 update to be
    protected from the vulnerability described in this bulletin.
    Customers who have already successfully installed the updates
    originally offered on July 10, 2012 for Microsoft XML Core
    Services 3.0, Microsoft XML Core Services 4.0, and Microsoft
    XML Core Services 6.0 do not need to take any action.
    - Originally posted: July 10, 2012
    - Updated: August 14, 2012
    - Bulletin Severity Rating: Critical
    - Version: 2.0
     
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