Microsoft Releases May Updates

Last Updated: 07/01/2017

Security Notice Level

SEVERE

Microsoft has released the May updates to their software. Some of these updates address vulnerabilities that may allow an attacker to take control of a system.

Affected Software

The IT Security Office advises owners of the software listed below update as soon as possible.

  • Microsoft Windows
  • Microsoft Edge Browser
  • Internet Explorer
  • Microsoft Office and Microsoft Office Services and Web Apps
  • Skype for Business
  • Microsoft Server Software
  • .NET Framework
  • Microsoft Forefront, Microsoft Security Essentials, and Windows Defender
  • Adobe Flash Player when installed on Microsoft Windows

Security Bulletin Name

Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for May 2017 

Released: May 9, 2017

Additional Information

Additional information about these vulnerabilities can be viewed at:

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-us/security-guidance/summary

If you have any questions, please contact the IT Service Center at 303-735-4357 (or 5-HELP from an on-campus phone) or help@colorado.edu.  IT Service Center Hours: https://oit.colorado.edu/support/it-service-center.