Microsoft released 8 patches for August

Microsoft released 8 security patches that are designed to fix 23 vulnerabilities in Internet Explorer, Exchange, and Windows operating system. 3 bulletins are critical as  exploiting the bugs allows an attacker to run a malicious code on system remotely while the remaining 5 patches are important.

MS13-059 comes to fix eleven privately reported vulnerabilities in Internet Explorer. MS13-060 designed to fix Unicode Scripts Processor included in Microsoft Windows. Users whose accounts are configured to have fewer user rights on the system could be less impacted than users who operate with administrative user rights. MS13-061 This comes to resolve three publicly disclosed vulnerabilities in Microsoft Exchange Server. The vulnerabilities exist in the WebReady Document Viewing and Data Loss Prevention features of Microsoft Exchange Server.

Make sure to read Microsoft bulletins and apply or plan the security update related to the system you are using. For the home user you just need to make sure that the automatic update is enabled to have the security patches.

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