[Faccus] Fast-tracked Microsoft updates – August 13

Heather Wey hawey at uwaterloo.ca
Tue Aug 11 14:36:59 EDT 2015

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

Why is this happening: Patches have been ‘fast-tracked’ as they address critical security flaws. Full details can be found at https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/MS15-079, https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/MS15-080  and https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/MS15-081.

When is this happening? Thursday, August 13 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

Heather Wey
Manager - Training, Licensing & Communications
Client Services
Information Systems & Technology
University of Waterloo
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