10 Microsoft Patches in June

On Tuesday, June 8, Microsoft will issue 10 security patches.  Three of the pateches have severity ratings of critical, the rest are rated important.

The vulnerabilities could be exploited to allow remote code execution, elevation of privileges and tampering.  The updates will address a total of 34 vulnerabilities in Microsoft Windows, Internet Explorer (IE), Microsoft Office and Microsoft Server Software.   Examples of flaws for which fixes will soon be available include:

  1. A flaw in SharePoint that was disclosed late last April and that could be exploited to allow elevation of privileges
  2. An information disclosure flaw in IE that was disclosed last February.