[High-risk Vulnerability Warning] Microsoft’s August “Patch Tuesday” Released 48 Vulnerability Patches

On August 8, 2017, Microsoft released patches for 48 CVE vulnerabilities on “Patch Tuesday”. Compared to the announcement in July, the vulnerabilities related to the patches are relatively minor. A total of 26 CVEs were rated “Critical”, 21 rated “Important” and 1 rated “Medium”. The software and service security updates involved in the patches are as follows.

1. Adobe Flash Player
2. Microsoft Windows
3. Microsoft Scripting Engine
4. Microsoft Edge Browser
5. Internet Explorer
6. Microsoft JET Database Engine
7. Windows Search
8. Windows Hyper-V

Alibaba Cloud would like to remind you to pay attention to the vulnerabilities, update the patches according to your business situation, and improve the security of your servers.

1. We recommend you turn on the Windows Update function and click the “Check Update" button to check for updates. Download and install the related security patches according to your business situation.

2. After the installation is completed, restart the server, and check that the system is running normally.

Note: Before the installation, it is recommended to test adequately, and be sure to back up your data and take snapshots to prevent problems.

Please refer to the links below for more details on the security patches.


If you have any questions or concerns, please contact us by submitting a ticket.

Alibaba Cloud Security Team