On Tuesday, July 12, 2011, Microsoft is planning to release four (4) bulletins, one rated Critical and three rated Important. The bulletins will be addressing issues in Microsoft Windows and Office. Twenty-two (22) vulnerabilities will be closed with those bulletins.
In addition to the upcoming security updates, the MSRC Blog also referenced the Special Edition Security Intelligence Report (SIR) entitled Battling the Rustock Threat. The special SIR provides new data on the Rustock botnet and the impact of the malware on computers around the world.
- MSRC Blog: Rustock updates and Advance Notification Service for the July 2011 Security Bulletin Release
- TechNet: Microsoft Security Bulletin Advance Notification for July 2011