2011 August Security Bulletin: 13 Bulletins Addressing 22 Vulnerabilities, Microsoft Announced

Microsoft Security Response Center just announced the 2011 August advance notification for the security bulletin release, which is scheduled for Tuesday, August 9. This month's release "includes 13 bulletins addressing 22 vulnerabilities in Microsoft Windows, Office, Internet Explorer, .NET and Visual Studio," informs MSRC. "All 13 bulletins will be released on Tuesday, August 9 at […]

Microsoft Security Response Center just announced the 2011 August advance notification for the security bulletin release, which is scheduled for Tuesday, August 9.

This month's release "includes 13 bulletins addressing 22 vulnerabilities in Microsoft Windows, Office, Internet Explorer, .NET and Visual Studio," informs MSRC.

"All 13 bulletins will be released on Tuesday, August 9 at approximately 10 a.m. PDT."

For details on affected software, see the table below:

Bulletin IDMaximum Severity Rating and Vulnerability ImpactRestart RequirementAffected Software

Bulletin 1

Critical
Remote Code Execution

Requires restart

Microsoft Windows,
Internet Explorer

Bulletin 2

Critical
Remote Code Execution

Requires restart

Microsoft Windows

Bulletin 3

Important
Remote Code Execution

Requires restart

Microsoft Windows

Bulletin 4

Important
Remote Code Execution

May require restart

Microsoft Office

Bulletin 5

Important
Elevation of Privilege

May require restart

Microsoft Windows

Bulletin 6

Important
Elevation of Privilege

Requires restart

Microsoft Windows

Bulletin 7

Important
Elevation of Privilege

Requires restart

Microsoft Windows

Bulletin 8

Important
Denial of Service

Requires restart

Microsoft Windows

Bulletin 9

Important
Denial of Service

Requires restart

Microsoft Windows

Bulletin 10

Important
Information Disclosure

May require restart

Microsoft .NET Framework,
Microsoft Developer Tools

Bulletin 11

Important
Information Disclosure

May require restart

Microsoft Developer Tools

Bulletin 13

Moderate
Denial of Service

Requires restart

Microsoft Windows

Bulletin 12

Moderate
Information Disclosure

May require restart

Microsoft .NET Framework

[Source: MSRC]