ADV2021_04 Microsoft Releases Security Updates for Multiple Products (12th January, 2021)

Microsoft has published a security advisory, highlighting vulnerabilities in multiple products on 12th January, 2021. It is recommended that you take the necessary precautions by ensuring your products are always updated.

  • Microsoft Windows
  • Microsoft Edge (EdgeHTML-based)
  • Microsoft Office and Microsoft Office Services and Web Apps
  • Microsoft Windows Codecs Library
  • Visual Studio
  • SQL Server
  • Microsoft Malware Protection Engine
  • .NET Core
  • .NET Repository
  • ASP .NET
  • Azure

For more information on these Microsoft updates you can follow this URL:

https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/20210112/security-update-deployment-information-january-12-2021

The Guyana National CIRT recommends that users and administrators review this update and apply it where necessary.

References

  • Microsoft releases security updates (12th January, 2021). Retrieved form US-Cert

            https://us-cert.cisa.gov/ncas/current-activity/2021/01/12/microsoft-releases-january-2021-security-updates

  • Microsoft releases security updates (12th January, 2021). Retrieved from Microsoft

            https://msrc.microsoft.com/update-guide/releaseNote/2021-Jan