Windows August 2015 Security Update Release Summary

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  1. Brink
    Brink New Member

    Windows August 2015 Security Update Release Summary


    Source: August 2015 Security Update Release Summary - Microsoft Security Response Center - Site Home - TechNet Blogs




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    Brink, Aug 10, 2015
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  2. Prakash Jadav Win User

    Windows Update Download & Share to another machine

    Hello,

    My point of concern is most of the time Windows Update gets stuck at some point, after performing multiple clean-up & restart Windows Update starts from the scratch which is very annoying. It not just waste our internet data but time also.

    Another Issue is related to Office 365 & 2016. I use Word, PowerPoint, Excel & Outlook ONLY. But Office setup doesn't have customization option & it installs all the features like OneNote, Skype, One/Skydrive, Lynch, etc. which is nothing but waste of disk
    space, internet data in form of updates.

    So I tried Office 2013, but its
    Office 2013 Service Pack 1
    (KB 2850036) – Released February 25, 2014
    so to update this I have to go through this long list

    Security and Non-Security Updates for August 2016 (KB3181038) - Released August 2016

    Security and Non-Security Updates for July 2016 (KB3173835) - Released July 2016

    Security and Non-Security Updates for June 2016 (KB3166910) - Released June 2016

    Security and Non-Security Updates for May 2016 (KB3158453) - Released May 2016

    Security and Non-Security Updates for April 2016 (KB3150264) - Released April 2016

    Security and Non-Security Updates for March 2016 (KB3143491) - Released March 2016

    Security and Non-Security Updates for February 2016 (KB3137471) - Released February 2016

    Security and Non-Security Updates for January 2016 (KB3131245) - Released January 2016

    Security and Non-Security Updates for December 2015 (KB3121650) - Released December 2015

    Security and Non-Security Updates for November 2015 (KB3108456) Released November 2015

    Security and Non-Security Updates for October 2015 (KB3099951) - Released October 2015

    Security and Non-Security Updates for September 2015 (KB3092181) - Released September 2015

    Security and Non-Security Updates for August 2015 (KB 3083805) - Released August 2015

    Security and Non-Security Updates for July 2015 (KB 3077012) - Released July 2015

    Security and Non-Security Updates for June 2015 (KB 3068507) - Released June 2015

    Security and Non-Security Updates for May 2015 (KB 3061974) - Released May 2015

    Security and Non-Security Updates for April 2015 (KB 3050766) - Released April 2015

    Security and Non-Security Updates for March 2015 (KB 3040794) - Released March 2015

    Security and Non-Security Updates for February 2015 (KB 3032763) - Released February 2015

    Office 2013 December 2014 Cumulative Update (KB 3020816) - Released December 2014

    Security and Non-Security Updates for December 2014 (KB 3020812) - Released December 2014

    Office 2013 November 2014 Cumulative Update (KB 3012396) - Released November 2014

    Security and Non-Security Updates for November 2014 (KB 3012392) - Released November 2014

    Office 2013 October 2014 Cumulative Update (KB 3004228) – Released October 14, 2014

    Security and Non-Security Updates for October 2014 (KB 3003800) – Released October 14, 2014

    Office 2013 September 2014 Cumulative Update (KB 2995905) – Released September 9, 2014

    Security and Non-Security Updates for September 2014 (KB 2995902) – Released September 9, 2014

    Office 2013 August 2014 Cumulative Update (KB 2989078) – Released August 12, 2014

    Security and Non-Security Updates for August 2014 (KB 2989071) – Released August 12, 2014

    Office 2013 July 2014 Cumulative Update (KB 2978164) – Released July 8, 2014

    Security and Non-Security Updates for July 2014 (KB 2980001) – Released July 8, 2014

    Office 2013 June 2014 Cumulative Update (KB 2970262) – Released June 10, 2014

    Security and Non-Security Updates for June 2014 (KB 2971668) – Released June 10, 2014

    Office 2013 May 2014 Cumulative Update (KB 2962902) – Released May 13, 2014

    Security and Non-Security Updates for May 2014 (KB 2964042) – Released May 13, 2014

    Office 2013 April 2014 Cumulative Update (KB 2953733) – Released April 8, 2014

    Security and Non-Security Updates for April 2014 (KB 2955382) – Released April 8, 2014

    Non-Security Updates for March 2014 (KB 2937335) – Released March 11, 2014

    I hope you got my point. Here is one suggestion Please improve "Updater" & Add Features like

    1. Scan Windows for updates

    2. Download & Save updates

    3. Pause / Resume Download

    4. Install Updates
     
    Prakash Jadav, Aug 10, 2015
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  3. H.&.M Win User
    Windows 10 keeps restarting after 2 minutes

    I found this article so do I download these fixes for windows 10 while still
    using windows 7 or do I have to download windows 10 again, if so I cant download the updates on windows 10 because it restarts after 1 to 2 minutes.

    Cumulative update for Windows 10: August 11, 2015

    The security update for Windows 10 that is dated August 11, 2015, includes improvements to improve the functionality of Windows 10 and resolves the following vulnerabilities in Windows:

    • 3086251 MS15-092: Vulnerabilities in the .NET Framework could allow elevation of privilege: August 11, 2015

    • 3084525 MS15-091: Cumulative security update for Microsoft Edge: August 11, 2015

    • 3082458 MS15-088: Unsafe command-line parameter passing could allow information disclosure: August 11, 2015

    • 3082487 MS15-085: Vulnerability in Mount Manager could allow elevation of privilege: August 11, 2015

    • 3078662 MS15-080: Vulnerabilities in Microsoft graphics component could allow remote code execution: August 11, 2015

    • 3082442 MS15-079: Cumulative security update for Internet Explorer: August 11, 2015
    Windows 10 updates are cumulative. Therefore, this package contains all previously released fixes. (See KB 3081424.) If you have previous updates installed, only the
    new fixes that are contained in this package will be downloaded and installed to your computer.

    Important If you install a language pack after you install this security update, you must reinstall this security update. Therefore, we recommend that you install any language packs that you need before you install this security update. For more
    information, see Add language packs to Windows. Method 1: Windows Update
    This update is available through Windows Update and will be downloaded and installed automatically.
    Method 2: Microsoft Update Catalog
    To obtain the stand-alone package for this update, go to the Microsoft Update Catalog website.
     
    H.&.M, Aug 10, 2015
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  4. LEE
    Lee Win User

    Windows August 2015 Security Update Release Summary

    Well the update has come. . .so is everyone happy, did you get what you expected, or was it a big let down. . .for me it was basically Office 2007 SP3 plus a few extras. . .no big deal, my "Sound, etc: is still showing three drivers in the HD range. . .go figure. . .*Smile
     
  5. rBose Win User
    It hasnt, this was not SR1
     
    rBose, Aug 10, 2015
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  6. rBose Win User
    Time to contact Gabe Aul on twitter then
     
    rBose, Aug 10, 2015
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  7. Rocky Win User
    I downloaded the latest updates, installed them and restarted my computer, and all I have to say is WOW! Just WOW!
     
    Rocky, Aug 10, 2015
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  8. NICK ADSL UK Win User

    Windows August 2015 Security Update Release Summary

    Microsoft Security Bulletin(s) for august 11 2015
    Note: There may be latency issues due to replication, if the page does not display keep refreshing

    Today Microsoft released the following Security Bulletin(s).
    Note: www.microsoft.com/technet/security and www.microsoft.com/security are authoritative in all matters concerning Microsoft Security Bulletins! ANY e-mail, web board or newsgroup posting (including this one) should be verified by visiting these sites for official information. Microsoft never sends security or other updates as attachments. These updates must be downloaded from the microsoft.com download center or Windows Update. See the individual bulletins for details.
    Because some malicious messages attempt to masquerade as official Microsoft security notices, it is recommended that you physically type the URLs into your web browser and not click on the hyperlinks provided.

    Bulletin Summary:
    https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/.../ms15-aug.aspx

    Critical (4)
    Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (3082442)

    Microsoft Security Bulletin MS15-079 - Critical

    Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Graphics Component Could Allow Remote Code Execution (3078662)
    Microsoft Security Bulletin MS15-080 - Critical

    Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office Could Allow Remote Code Execution (3080790)
    Microsoft Security Bulletin MS15-081 - Critical

    Cumulative Security Update for Microsoft Edge (3084525)
    Microsoft Security Bulletin MS15-091 - Critical

    Important (10)
    Vulnerabilities in RDP Could Allow Remote Code Execution (3080348

    Microsoft Security Bulletin MS15-082 - Important

    Vulnerability in Server Message Block Could Allow Remote Code Execution (3073921)
    Microsoft Security Bulletin MS15-083 - Important

    Vulnerabilities in XML Core Services Could Allow Information Disclosure (3080129)
    Microsoft Security Bulletin MS15-084 - Important

    Vulnerability in Mount Manager Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (3082487)
    Microsoft Security Bulletin MS15-085 - Important

    Vulnerability in System Center Operations Manager Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (3075158
    Microsoft Security Bulletin MS15-086 - Important

    Vulnerability in UDDI Services Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (3082459)
    http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=619633

    Unsafe Command Line Parameter Passing Could Allow Information Disclosure (3082458
    http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=619632

    Vulnerability in WebDAV Could Allow Information Disclosure (3076949)
    http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=619647

    Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Windows Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (3060716)
    http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=619649

    Vulnerabilities in .NET Framework Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (3086251)
    http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=620204

    Moderate (0)
    Please note that Microsoft may release bulletins out side of this schedule if we determine the need to do so.
    If you have any questions regarding the patch or its implementation after reading the above listed bulletin you should contact For home users, no-charge support for security updates (only!) is available by calling 800-MICROSOFT (800-642-7676) in the US or 877-568-2495 in Canada.
    As always, download the updates only from the vendors website - visit Windows Update and Office Update or Microsoft Update websites. You may also get the updates thru Automatic Updates functionality in Windows system.
    Security Tool
    Find out if you are missing important Microsoft product updates by using MBSA
     
    NICK ADSL UK, Aug 10, 2015
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  9. Cliff S New Member
    Got'em and installed. They show failed the first time because of a metered connection. Even though I set to download over metered connections, it still requires my permission to do it. So the first tries to do it automatically, but is block, until I click download. A false negative, you could say.


    Windows August 2015 Security Update Release Summary [​IMG]
     
    Cliff S, Aug 10, 2015
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  10. BrownianMotion Win User
    I haven't noticed a difference. Did you experience a problem or something?
     
    BrownianMotion, Aug 10, 2015
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  11. robertwnielsen Win User
    I think Rocky's being sarcastic.
     
    robertwnielsen, Aug 10, 2015
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  12. Antilope Win User
    That wasn't very entertaining. Maybe I'll uninstall the update and watch them do it again. (just kidding). *chuckle
     
    Antilope, Aug 10, 2015
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  13. Rocky Win User

    Windows August 2015 Security Update Release Summary

    Yes I was. I really mean, WOW, what a scam.
     
    Rocky, Aug 10, 2015
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  14. robertwnielsen Win User
    I thought you meant something like that, Rocky, but like I always say,

    "Never assume anything, because it just makes an 'ass' out of 'u' (you) and 'me!' " So I wasn't about to assume that you were being sarcastic. (Not to mention, sarcasm doesn't always come through well in the written word.) *Smile
     
    robertwnielsen, Aug 10, 2015
    #14
  15. edmscan Win User
    I installed it .. no differences that I can tell. But then I did not notice anything being broken.
     
    edmscan, Aug 10, 2015
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