[Faccus] Fast tracked Microsoft patches – June 15

Natasha Jennings njennings at uwaterloo.ca
Tue Jun 14 14:16:11 EDT 2016


What is happening? Patches from Microsoft will be fast-tracked for release to all academic support workstations.



When is this happening? Wednesday, June 15 at 11:00 p.m.



Why is this happening: These patches have been ‘fast-tracked’ as they address critical security flaws.



Additional resources:

·         https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/MS16-070

·         https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/MS16-068

·         https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/MS16-063



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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