[Faccus] Fast-tracked Microsoft updates – July 20

Natasha Jennings njennings at uwaterloo.ca
Mon Jul 20 14:27:34 EDT 2015

What is happening: A patch for Microsoft products will be fast-tracked for release to all academic support computers.

Why is this happening: This patch has been ‘fast-tracked’ as it addresses critical security flaws. Full details can be found at https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/MS15-078.

When is this happening? Monday, July 20 at 11:00 p.m.

Please note:

·         Clients can install the updates before the 11:00 p.m. deadline via the software centre.

·         This update will require a restart and machines will be rebooted.

Questions or concerns? Please contact the IST Service Desk, helpdesk at uwaterloo.ca<mailto:helpdesk at uwaterloo.ca> or ext. 44357.

Recipients of this message: isthd, ist-staff, admin-support, faccus, ctsc, sec-wg

Natasha Jennings
Communications Officer
Information Systems & Technology (IST)
University of Waterloo
519-888-4567 ext. 47951

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