Microsoft Updates for Multiple Vulnerabilities

Original release date: September 11, 2012

Systems Affected:
    * Microsoft Developer Tools
    * Microsoft Server Software

Overview:
  Select Microsoft software products contain multiple vulnerabilities. Microsoft has released updates to address these vulnerabilities.

Description:
  The Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for September 2012 describes multiple vulnerabilities in Microsoft software. Microsoft has released updates to address the vulnerabilities.

Impact:
  A remote, unauthenticated attacker could execute arbitrary code,cause a denial of service, or gain unauthorized access to your files or system.

Solution:
  Apply updates

  Microsoft has provided updates for these vulnerabilities in the Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for September 2012, which describes any known issues related to the updates. Administrators are encouraged to note these issues and test for any potentially adverse effects. In addition, administrators should consider using an automated update distribution system such as Windows Server Update Services (WSUS). Home users are encouraged to enable automatic updates.

References
* Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for September 2012
  http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms12-sep
* Microsoft Windows Server Update Services
  http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/wsus/default.aspx
* Microsoft Update
  http://www.update.microsoft.com/
* Microsoft Update Overview
  http://www.microsoft.com/security/updates/mu.aspx
* Turn Automatic Updating On or Off
  http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-vista/Turn-automatic-updating-on-or-off

Revision History
  September 11, 2012: Initial release

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