Patch Tuesday Wednesday (Oct-2013)

This month Microsoft have released eight (8) security bulletins of which four (4) have a maximum rating of Critical, and four (4) have a maximum rating of Important.

This month we release eight bulletins – four Critical and four Important – which address 26 unique CVEs in Microsoft Windows, Internet Explorer, SharePoint, .NET Framework, Office, and Silverlight. For those who need to prioritize their deployment planning, we recommend focusing on MS13-080, MS13-081, and MS13-083. [1]

Bulletin KB number Description Impact / Severity Software
MS13-080 2879017 Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer Critical :
Remote Code Execution
Microsoft Windows, Internet Explorer
MS13-081 2870008 Vulnerabilities in Windows Kernel-Mode Drivers Could Allow Remote Code Execution Critical :
Remote Code Execution
Microsoft Windows
MS13-082 2878890 Vulnerabilities in .NET Framework Could Allow Remote Code Execution Critical :
Remote Code Execution
Microsoft Windows, Microsoft .NET Framework
MS13-083 2864058 Vulnerability in Windows Common Control Library Could Allow Remote Code Execution Critical :
Remote Code Execution
Microsoft Windows
MS13-084 2885089 Vulnerabilities in Microsoft SharePoint Server Could Allow Remote Code Execution Important :
Remote Code Execution
Microsoft Office, Microsoft Server Software
MS13-085 2885080 Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Excel Could Allow Remote Code Execution Important :
Remote Code Execution
Microsoft Office
MS13-086 2885084 Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Word Could Allow Remote Code Execution Important :
Remote Code Execution
Microsoft Office
MS13-087 2890788 Vulnerability in Silverlight Could Allow Information Disclosure Important :
Information Disclosure
Microsoft Silverlight

PATCH NOW:
* MS13-080
* MS13-081
* MS13-083

LINKS:
[1.] The October 2013 security updates (2013-Oct-08) [MS: MSRC]
[2.] Microsoft October 2013 Patch Tuesday (2013-Oct-08) [SANS]
[3.] Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for October 2013 (2013-Oct-08) [MS]
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