On Tuesday, August 14, 2012, Microsoft is planning to release nine (9) bulletins, of which five bulletins are identified as Critical and the remaining four as Important. All but one bulletin are related to Remote Code Execution and will require a restart.
The Critical security bulletins address ten vulnerabilities in Microsoft Windows, Internet Explorer, Exchange, SQL Server, Server Software, and Developer Tools. The bulletin for Exchange will address the issue first described in Security Advisory 2737111. The four bulletins that have been rated as Important will address vulnerabilities in Windows and Microsoft Office.
As happens each month, Microsoft will also release an updated version of the Microsoft Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool on Windows Update, Microsoft Update, Windows Server Update Services, and the Download Center.
- MSRC Blog: Advance Notification Service for August 2012 Security Bulletin Release
- TechNet: Microsoft Security Bulletin Advance Notification for August 2012