Patch Tuesday March 2015

Another month, another patch Tuesday!

On this, the third Patch Tuesday of 2015, Microsoft pushed 14 update bundles to address at least 43 separate vulnerabilities in Internet Explorer, Exchange, Office and a host of other components.

Microsoft has released a large amount of updates (14 bundles which address at least 43 separate vulnerabilities) for Internet Explorer, Exchange, Office and Windows.

As some of these vulnerabilities are listed as critical and could allow elevation of privilege, denial of service, remote code execution, or security feature bypass that allows an attacker to take control of the affected system. It is advised to upgrade as soon as possible.

UPDATE 12/3/2015:
Adobe also released and update for Adobe Flash Player now. This update is rated as a 1 on Adobe’s Severity rating; “This update resolves vulnerabilities being targeted, or which have a higher risk of being targeted, by exploit(s) in the wild for a given product version and platform. Adobe recommends administrators install the update as soon as possible. (for example, within 72 hours).”

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