Weekly Patch and Update Summary for Week of August 12, 2016

By Kimberly Matsumoto on August 12, 2016

For all patches and updates listed below please use the appropriate updating methods for your system.  It is advised that you patch and update your system as soon as possible.


Microsoft has released their August 2016 Security Bulletin.  There are 9 updates that address multiple vulnerabilities across multiple products.  For more information please see the Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for August 2016.

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Cisco has released a security update to address a vulnerability in its IOS XR Software for ASR 9001 Aggregation Services Routers.  This vulnerability may allow a remote attacker to gain control of a system.  For more information please see the Cisco Security Advisory.


Canonical has released many security updates for their operating system Ubuntu.  For more information please see Ubuntu Security Notices.  

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