Microsoft Updates for September 2018

Last Updated: 09/14/2018

Security Notice Level

SEVERE

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

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

Affected Software

  • Microsoft Windows
  • Internet Explorer
  • Microsoft Edge
  • Microsoft Office and Microsoft Office Services and Web Apps
  • ChakraCore
  • Adobe Flash when installed on Microsoft Windows
  • .NET Framework
  • Microsoft.Data.OData
  • ASP.NET

Additional Information

Security bulletin name: 

Release Notes: September 2018 Security Updates

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

Definitions for this notice:

  • Urgent: severity represents a broad threat to the entire campus community including remotely exploitable administrator or root type attacks.
  • Severe: severity includes worms & web or email based exploits. 
  • Important: severity includes viruses and local exploits for commonly used services.