Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for May 2012

On May 8th, Microsoft released 7 security bulletins. Three were rated as “critical” and four rated as “important”.

Critical:

  • MS12-029 – Vulnerability in Microsoft Word Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2680352)
  • MS12-034 – Combined Security Update for Microsoft Office, Windows, .NET Framework, and Silverlight (2681578)
  • MS12-035 – Vulnerabilities in .NET Framework Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2693777)

Important:

  • MS12-030 – Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2663830)
  • MS12-031 – Vulnerability in Microsoft Visio Viewer 2010 Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2597981)
  • MS12-032 – Vulnerability in TCP/IP Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (2688338)
  • MS12-033 – Vulnerability in Windows Partition Manager Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (2690533)

A more technical version of the Security Bulletin can be found at Microsoft TechNet and an end-user version is available at Microsoft’s Safety & Security Center website.

Also, check for updates at Microsoft Update.

See also the MSRC blog: Bulletin Management Process and the May 2012 Bulletins.

More information is available at the website of Microsoft Security Response Center.

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