Windows 8 will receive its first critical update November 13

Security fixes will six security bulletins, three of which are for the new OS.

According to representatives of Microsoft, at Tuesday, November 13, 2012 the software giant will release a security patch designed, including for the new operating system Windows 8. Updates will include six bulletins, three of which are
relevant to a critical vulnerability (remote code execution) in 32 – and 64-bit versions of Windows 8.

In this case, two bulletins are for Windows RT, version of Windows 8 for computers with processors ARM, including Microsoft Surface. One of them is labeled “critical” and the other labeled as “important.”

Of notice Microsoft also suggests that the list of vulnerable products include Windows XP, Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008, Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2012, Microsoft Office 2003, Office 2007 and Office 2010. In addition, the unknown will be eliminated at this point the number of gaps in Internet Explorer 9.

One of the papers addressed to the users of computers Apple Mac. It is related to a critical vulnerability in Microsoft Office 2008 for Mac and Office for Mac 2011.

It should also be noted that the security fixes from 13 November this year, will be the first update to the new operating system Windows 8, will go on sale on October 26.

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