Happy Patch Tuesday – March 2023 edition

Happy Tuesday !

Rev up those patching engines, WSUS and SCCM!

Microsoft has just released updates for a whopping 109 vulnerabilities! Out of those, 9 are critical, and you need to pay attention to two of them right away.

The first one is the Windows SmartScreen Security Feature Bypass Vulnerability, which you can find at CVE-2023-24880. The worst part? This one is already being exploited. So, make sure you patch your system as soon as possible to protect yourself against this one.

The second one is the Microsoft Outlook Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability, which you can find at CVE-2023-23397. This is a serious vulnerability that allows attackers to gain elevated privileges even before the email is viewed in the Preview Pane. It’s essential to patch this one as soon as possible too.

The complete list of updates today in XLSX

Make sure to review and patch these vulnerabilities to stay safe and secure.