Patch Tuesday December 2015: 8 critical updates, 10 updates blocking remote code execution

Patch Tuesday December 2015: 8 critical updates, 10 updates blocking remote code execution

Right on schedule, Patch Tuesday is back with 8 critical updates and four important updates. With eight critical updates, and ten updates involving remote code execution, you'll want to pay attention.

Right on schedule, Patch Tuesday is back with 8 critical updates and four important updates.

Impacted programs include both Microsoft Edge and Internet Explorer, as well as Office, Silverlight, and Windows itself. The bulletin warns that specially crafted webpages or even DNS requests could allow an attacker to run arbitrary code on the host machine.

Check out the full advisory on Microsoft’s bulletin page, and check back often for more updated from IT Pro.

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