Patch Tuesday June 2015: 8 Security Updates, 2 of Them Critical

Patch Tuesday June 2015: 8 Security Updates, 2 of Them Critical

It's that time once again. You know, that time once a month when Microsoft teaches you to wait patiently by your patching server, constantly checking to see if the updates have been dispatched yet.

Like we do each month, we like to give you at least some sort of advanced notice of what's on tap. And, since Microsoft eliminated its advanced notification service for everyone except those companies willing to pay for it, even a couple hours prior should be a welcome treat.

Bulletin ID
Bulletin Impact Severity Rating Affected Software
MS15-056 Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (3058515)  Remote Code Execution Critical  Microsoft Windows, Internet Explorer
MS15-057 Vulnerability in Windows Media Player Could Allow Remote Code Execution (3033890)  Remote Code Execution Critical  Microsoft Windows
MS15-059 Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office Could Allow Remote Code Execution (3064949)  Remote Code Execution Important  Microsoft Office
MS15-060 Vulnerability in Microsoft Common Controls Could Allow Remote Code Execution (3059317)  Remote Code Execution Important  Microsoft Windows
MS15-061 Vulnerabilities in Windows Kernel-Mode Drivers Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (3057839)  Elevation of Privilege Important  Microsoft Windows
MS15-062 Vulnerability in Active Directory Federation Services Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (3062577)  Elevation of Privilege Important  Microsoft Windows
MS15-063 Vulnerability in Windows Kernel Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (3063858)  Elevation of Privilege Important  Microsoft Windows
MS15-064 Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Exchange Server Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (3062157)  Elevation of Privilege Important  Microsoft Exchange Server

And, as always, we'll dig deeper into the available updates as issues are identified. But, for now here's what's coming later today…

Full security advisory: Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for June 2015

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