There are a few less security issues to deal with next week during this month’s Patch Tuesday security updates cycle.

According to the advance notice released today by Microsoft there are only five bulletins to be addressed:

This release brings one Critical- and four Important-class bulletins. The Critical-rated bulletin addresses issues in Internet Explorer, and the Important-rated bulletins address issues in Microsoft Windows and Office.

The various versions of Microsoft software that will be impacted by these updates include:

  • Internet Explorer
    • IE6
    • IE7
    • IE8
    • IE9
    • IE10
  • Windows Client
    • Windows XP with SP3
    • Windows XP Professional with SP2 (x64)
    • Windows Vista with SP2 (x86 and x64)
    • Windows 7 with SP1 (x86 and x64)
    • Windows 8 (x86 and x64)
    • Windows RT
  • Windows Server
    • Windows Server 2003 with SP2 (x86, x64 and Itanium-based)
    • Windows Server 2008 with SP2 (x86, x64 and Itanium-based)
    • Windows Server 2008 R2 with SP1 (x64 and Itanium-based)
    • Windows Server 2012
  • Office
    • Microsoft Office 2003 with SP3
    • Microsoft Office for Mac 2011

As usual Microsoft will host a webcast to address customer questions on the security bulletins on June 12, 2013, at 11:00 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada). You can register for the June Security Bulletin Webcast here.


Microsoft Security Bulletin Advance Notification for June 2013 (Security TechCenter)

Advanced Notification Service for the June 2013 Security Bulletin Release (Microsoft Security Response Center)