Post Thu Jul 11, 2013 10:29 pm

Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for July 2013

Directly from MS Security TechCenter:

Published: Tuesday, July 09, 2013 | Updated: Tuesday, July 09, 2013

Version: 1.1

This bulletin summary lists security bulletins released for July 2013.

With the release of the security bulletins for July 2013, this bulletin summary replaces the bulletin advance notification originally issued July 4, 2013. For more information about the bulletin advance notification service, see Microsoft Security Bulletin Advance Notification.

For information about how to receive automatic notifications whenever Microsoft security bulletins are issued, visit Microsoft Technical Security Notifications.

Microsoft is hosting a webcast to address customer questions on these bulletins on July 10, 2013, at 11:00 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada). Register now for the July Security Bulletin Webcast. After this date, this webcast is available on-demand.

Microsoft also provides information to help customers prioritize monthly security updates with any non-security updates that are being released on the same day as the monthly security updates. Please see the section, Other Information.

A good overview of the important bulletins can be found at Redmond Mag by Chris Paoli:

'Critical' Windows and Internet Explorer Flaws Fixed in July's Patch Tuesday

This month's Microsoft Security Update also comes with word of a new policy for vulnerable apps in the Windows Store.

Happy reading,