Patch Tuesday

A Troubled Update to Critical Browser Patches for October Patch Tuesday

This October Patch Tuesday is an important but troubled patch release from Microsoft with a critical, out-of-band browser update that has been widely reported as causing a number of deployment issues.

Patch Impact Assessment October 2019

This October Patch Tuesday is an important but troubled patch release from Microsoft. With a browser out-of-band critical update that has been widely reported as causing a number of deployment issues.

Patch Impact Assessment (Threatscape Report) September 2019

Here’s our 2019 Patch Impact assessment report reformatted with our new “Threatscape” report, showing a more complete assessment of the risk of not installing September’s Patch Tuesday updates in an easily-digestible, at-a-glance report.

Complex September Update Brings Large Windows, Browser and Development Tool Patches

Greg Lambert’s Patch Tuesday post for September is here. This September update cycle brings two zero-days and three publicly reported vulnerabilities in the Windows platform.

Patch Impact Assessment September 2019

This September update cycle brings two zero-days and three publicly reported vulnerabilities in the Windows platform. Both browser and Windows updates require immediate attention and your development team will need to spend some time with the latest patches to .NET and .NET Core.

Critical Updates for Microsoft Patch Tuesday May Cause Testing Headaches

This is a huge month for Patch Tuesday as Microsoft attempts to address 78 unique vulnerabilities spanning Windows desktop and server platforms, Microsoft Office and core development tools.

Patch Impact Assessment August 2019

This is a huge month for Patch Tuesday as Microsoft attempts to address 78 unique vulnerabilities spanning Windows desktop and server platforms, Microsoft Office and core development tools.

A Challenging Patch Tuesday for Legacy Windows Platforms

This is a big Patch Tuesday for some Windows users. Older systems such as Windows 7 and Server 2008 need both urgent and important updates to resolve publicly disclosed and exploited vulnerabilities. If you are running later versions of Windows 10, the situation is much improved, with recommendations for scheduled updates and comprehensive testing before deployment.

Patch Impact Assessment July 2019

This is a big Patch Tuesday for some Windows users. Older systems such as Windows 7 and Server 2008 need both urgent and important updates to resolve publicly disclosed and exploited vulnerabilities.

Big, complex Patch Tuesday for Windows, critical updates for Adobe and Edge

This month, Microsoft delivers a big, complex series of updates to Windows, Azure and Edge. With 88 vulnerabilities addressed and four made public, we see “Patch Now” recommendations for both browsers, Windows and Adobe.