Microsoft Security Patches for January 2012

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awenlock
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Microsoft Security Patches for January 2012 - Saturday, January 14, 2012 3:08 PM
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Happy New Year all and apologies for posting this late this month.  Microsoft released their first batch of patches for the year, as part of the January 2012 Patch Tuesday, this Tuesday just gone and 7 patches in total were released.  1 was rated as critical and the others as important.
 
Details as follows:
 
Critical:
 
MS12-004: Vulnerabilities in Windows Media Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2636391)
 
 
Important:
 
MS12-001: Vulnerability in Windows Kernel Could Allow Security Feature Bypass (2644615)
MS12-002: Vulnerability in Windows Object Packager Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2603381)
MS12-003: Vulnerability in Windows Client/Server Run-time Subsystem Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (2646524)
MS12-005: Vulnerability in Microsoft Windows Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2584146)
MS12-006: Vulnerability in SSL/TLS Could Allow Information Disclosure (2643584)
MS12-007: Vulnerability in AntiXSS Library Could Allow Information Disclosure (2607664)

Note: MS12-007 was updated on Wednesday with a new version of the AntiXSS library and therefore will need to be reapplied if you installed the version prior to Wednesday.

Links:
 
Microsoft: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms12-jan
ISC: http://isc.sans.edu/diary.html?storyid=12361
 
Regards
Alan
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