March Patch Tuesday: Time to Update IE Again

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MS14-016: Important

The final bulletin for this Patch Tuesday is MS14-016. It covers one CVE for a vulnerability in Security Account Manager Remote Protocol that could allow a security feature bypass. In this instance, an attacker could lock out a user account if they have account name using return status codes and brute force to break the password.

Microsoft released five updates for a total of 23 CVEs for the March Patch Tuesday. Two patches are rated critical and the remaining bulletins are rated Important. Russ Ernst, director, product management at Lumension, provides more information on this month's updates.

 

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