01 Microsoft preps four critical and two important updates for next week

Microsoft has made an announcement today detailing plans to roll out six new security patches on this month's 'Patch Tuesday' scheduled for next week. Four of these are rated Critical, with the other two being Important.

Microsoft has made an announcement today detailing plans to roll out six new security patches on this month's 'Patch Tuesday' scheduled for next week. Four of these are rated Critical, with the other two being Important.

The purpose of these security bulletins is to deal with 11 vulnerabilities that affect Windows, Office, Internet Explorer, Forefront UAG and .NET Framework in terms of remote code execution and information disclosure.

The exact time for the release of the updates is April 10th at 10am PDT (5pm GMT).

Source: Technet.Microsoft