Patch Tuesday - June 11 2024

Patch Tuesday - June 11 2024

Microsoft fixes 51 flaws in June 2024 Patch Tuesday Security Updates. One zero-day was fixed in this month’s security updates.

On the second Tuesday of each month, Microsoft releases advisories and patches to fix flaws, vulnerabilities, and zero-day exploits in what has come to be known as Patch Tuesday. Below is the rundown of this month’s Patch Tuesday.

Microsoft patches 51 vulnerabilities, one zero-day exploit this month

Today, according to Microsoft’s June 2024 Security Update Release notes, the software company released fixes for 51 flaws in its Microsoft Windows and Microsoft Windows Server operating systems, and other Microsoft products. Let’s break down this month’s fixes.

Zero-Day Vulnerabilities

CVE-2023-50868 - According to Bleeping Computer, this month’s Patch Tuesday fixes one publicly disclosed zero-day, known as the ‘Keytrap’ attack.

Vulnerability Breakdown

Below is the breakdown of the type of vulnerabilities in this month’s release and how many of each type:

Impact Type Number
Denial of Service 5
Elevation of Privilege 25
Information Disclosure 3
Remote Code Excecution 18

Time will tell whether these updates will have any associated issues with them.

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