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Update for Deprecation of MD5 Hashing Algorithm for Microsoft Root Certificate...

Revision Note: V3.0 (June 10, 2014): Revised advisory to rerelease the 2862973 update for Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012. This rerelease only applies to systems running Windows Embedded 8 and Windows Server 2012 for Embedded Systems. See the Advisor...

MS16-103 – Important: Security Update for ActiveSyncProvider (3182332) – Version: 1.0

Security Update for ActiveSyncProvider (3182332)Published: August 9, 2016Version: 1.0This security update resolves a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows.

The vulnerability could allow information disclosure when Universal Outlook fails to establish a secure connection.This security update is rated Important for Windows 10 and Windows 10 Version 1511.

For more information, see the Affected Software and Vulnerability Severity Ratings section.The update addresses the vulnerability by preventing Universal Outlook from disclosing usernames and passwords.

For more information about the vulnerability, see the Vulnerability Information section.For more information about this update, see Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 3182332.The following software versions or editions are affected.
Versions or editions that are not listed are either past their support life cycle or are not affected.

To determine the support life cycle for your software version or edition, see Microsoft Support Lifecycle.The severity ratings indicated for each affected software assume the potential maximum impact of the vulnerability.

For information regarding the likelihood, within 30 days of this security bulletin’s release, of the exploitability of the vulnerability in relation to its severity rating and security impact, please see the Exploitability Index in the August bulletin summary.[1]Windows 10 updates are cumulative.

The monthly security release includes all security fixes for vulnerabilities that affect Windows 10, in addition to non-security updates.

The updates are available via the Microsoft Update Catalog.Note The vulnerability discussed in this bulletin affects Windows Server 2016 Technical Preview 5.

An update is available for Windows Server 2016 Technical Preview 5 via Windows Update. Microsoft recommends that customers running this operating system install the update.*The Updates Replaced column shows only the latest update in any chain of superseded updates.

For a comprehensive list of updates replaced, go to the Microsoft Update Catalog, search for the update KB number, and then view update details (updates replaced information is provided on the Package Details tab).Universal Outlook Information Disclosure Vulnerability - CVE-2016-3312An information disclosure vulnerability exists when Universal Outlook fails to establish a secure connection.

An attacker could use this vulnerability to obtain the username and password of a user.

The update addresses the vulnerability by preventing Universal Outlook from disclosing usernames and passwords. Vulnerability Title CVE number Publicly disclosed Exploited Universal Outlook Information Disclosure Vulnerability CVE-2016-3312 No No Mitigating FactorsMicrosoft has not identified any mitigating factors for this vulnerability.WorkaroundsMicrosoft has not identified any workarounds for this vulnerability.For Security Update Deployment information, see the Microsoft Knowledge Base article referenced here in the Executive Summary.Microsoft recognizes the efforts of those in the security community who help us protect customers through coordinated vulnerability disclosure.
See Acknowledgments for more information.The information provided in the Microsoft Knowledge Base is provided "as is" without warranty of any kind. Microsoft disclaims all warranties, either express or implied, including the warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose.
In no event shall Microsoft Corporation or its suppliers be liable for any damages whatsoever including direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, loss of business profits or special damages, even if Microsoft Corporation or its suppliers have been advised of the possibility of such damages.
Some states do not allow the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages so the foregoing limitation may not apply.V1.0 (August 9, 2016): Bulletin published. Page generated 2016-08-08 09:21-07:00.

3009008 – Vulnerability in SSL 3.0 Could Allow Information Disclosure –...

Revision Note: V1.1 (October 15, 2014): Advisory revised to include a workaround for disabling the SSL 3.0 protocol in Windows.Summary: Microsoft is aware of detailed information that has been published describing a new method to exploit a vulnerabilit...

Update for Disabling RC4 in .NET TLS – Version: 1.1

Revision Note: V1.1 (June 19, 2014): Advisory published.Summary: Added link to Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 2978675 under Known Issues in the Executive Summary.

Security Updates for Microsoft Windows Store Applications – Version: 1.0

Revision Note: V1.0 (March 26, 2013): Announced availability of update 2832006 for Windows Modern Mail.Summary: Microsoft is announcing the availability of security updates for Windows Store applications running on Windows 8, Windows RT, and Windows Se...

2982792 – Improperly Issued Digital Certificates Could Allow Spoofing – Version:...

Revision Note: V2.0 (July 17, 2014): Advisory revised to announce the availability of update 2982792 for supported editions of Windows Server 2003. For more information, see the Suggested Actions section of this advisory.Summary: Microsoft is aware of ...

MS16-136 – Important: Security Update for SQL Server (3199641) – Version:...

Multiple SQL RDBMS Engine Elevation of Privilege Vulnerabilities Elevation of privilege vulnerabilities exist in Microsoft SQL Server when it improperly handles pointer casting.

An attacker could exploit the vulnerabilities if their credentials allow access to an affected SQL server database.

An attacker who successfully exploited the vulnerabilities could gain elevated privileges that could be used to view, change, or delete data; or create new accounts. The security update addresses the vulnerabilities by correcting how SQL Server handles pointer casting Need to make the description plural for the bulletin. The following table contains links to the standard entry for each vulnerability in the Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures list: Vulnerability title CVE number Publicly disclosed Exploited SQL RDBMS Engine Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability CVE-2016-7249 No No SQL RDBMS Engine Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability CVE-2016-7250 No No SQL RDBMS Engine Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability CVE-2016-7254 No No Mitigating Factors Microsoft has not identified any mitigating factors for these vulnerabilities. Workarounds The Microsoft has not identified any workarounds for these vulnerabilities. MDS API XSS Vulnerability- CVE-2016-7251 An XSS elevation of privilege vulnerability exists in SQL Server MDS that could allow an attacker to inject a client-side script into the user's instance of Internet Explorer.

The vulnerability is caused when the SQL Server MDS does not properly validate a request parameter on the SQL Server site.

The script could spoof content, disclose information, or take any action that the user could take on the site on behalf of the targeted user. The security update addresses the vulnerability by correcting how SQL Server MDS validates the request parameter. The following table contains a link to the standard entry for the vulnerability in the Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures list: Vulnerability title CVE number Publicly disclosed Exploited SQL RDBMS Engine Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability CVE-2016-7251 No No Mitigating Factors Microsoft has not identified any mitigating factors for these vulnerabilities. Workarounds The Microsoft has not identified any workarounds for this vulnerability. SQL Analysis Services Information Disclosure Vulnerability– CVE-2016-7252 An information disclosure vulnerability exists in Microsoft SQL Analysis Services when it improperly checks FILESTREAM path.

An attacker could exploit the vulnerability if their credentials allow access to an affected SQL server database.

An attacker who successfully exploited the vulnerability could gain additional database and file information. The security update addresses the vulnerability by correcting how SQL Server handles FILESTREAM path. The following table contains a link to the standard entry for the vulnerability in the Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures list: Vulnerability title CVE number Publicly disclosed Exploited SQL Analysis Services Information Disclosure Vulnerability CVE-2016-7252 No No Mitigating Factors Microsoft has not identified any mitigating factors for this vulnerability Workarounds The Microsoft has not identified any workarounds for this vulnerability. SQL Server Agent Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability– CVE-2016-7253 An elevation of privilege vulnerability exists in Microsoft SQL Server Engine when the SQL Server Agent incorrectly check ACLs on atxcore.dll.

An attacker could exploit the vulnerability if their credentials allow access to an affected SQL server database.

An attacker who successfully exploited the vulnerability could gain elevated privileges that could be used to view, change, or delete data; or create new accounts. The security update addresses the vulnerability by correcting how SQL Server Engine handles ACLs. The following table contains a link to the standard entry for the vulnerability in the Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures list: Vulnerability title CVE number Publicly disclosed Exploited SQL Server Agent Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability CVE-2016-7253 No No Mitigating Factors Microsoft has not identified any mitigating factors for this vulnerability. Workarounds The Microsoft has not identified any workarounds for this vulnerability.

Vulnerability in DirectAccess and IPsec Could Allow Security Feature Bypass –...

Revision Note: V1.1 (February 28, 2014): Advisory revised to announce a detection change in the 2862152 update for Windows 8.1 for 32-bit Systems, Windows 8.1 for x64-based Systems, Windows Server 2012 R2, and Windows RT 8.1. This is a detection change...

Microsoft Security Advisory (2728973): Unauthorized Digital Certificates Could Allow Spoofing –...

Revision Note: V1.2 (September 5, 2012): Corrected the common name for the "CN=Microsoft Online Svcs BPOS APAC CA4" certificate issued by Microsoft Services PCA. Summary: Microsoft is aware of Microsoft certificate authorities ...

2737111 – Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Exchange and FAST Search Server 2010...

Revision Note: V3.0 (October 9, 2012): Advisory updated to reflect publication of security bulletin for Microsoft FAST Search Server 2010 for SharePoint.Summary: Microsoft has completed the investigation into public reports of vulnerabilities in third-...

2974294 – Vulnerability in Microsoft Malicious Software Removal Tool Could Allow...

Revision Note: V1.0 (July 14, 2015): Advisory publishedSummary: Microsoft is releasing this security advisory to inform customers that an update to the Microsoft Malicious Software Removal Tool (MSRT) is available that addresses a security vulnerabilit...

Microsoft Security Advisory (2737111): Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Exchange and FAST Search...

Revision Note: V3.0 (October 9, 2012): Advisory updated to reflect publication of security bulletin for Microsoft FAST Search Server 2010 for SharePoint. Summary: Microsoft has completed the investigation into public reports of...