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Microsoft security updates for May 2012

Microsoft security updates for May 2012

As part of Microsoft's routine, monthly security update cycle, we released 7 new security updates on May 8, 2012.

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IT Professionals and System Administrators

Go to Microsoft TechNet for detailed information about these updates.

Skip the details and download the updates

Go to Microsoft Update to download the latest updates.

Latest security updates

Bulletin Number

Bulletin Title

Bulletin KB

MS12-029

Vulnerability in Microsoft Office

2680352

MS12-030

Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office

2663830

MS12-031

Vulnerability in Microsoft Office

2597981

MS12-032

Vulnerability in Microsoft Windows

2688338

MS12-033

Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Windows

2690533

MS12-034

Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office, Microsoft Windows, Microsoft .NET Framework, and Microsoft Silverlight

2681578

MS12-035

Vulnerabilities in .NET Framework

2693777

Get security updates automatically

You may already have the update if you have automatic updating turned on. To learn about automatic updating, see Update your PC automatically.

If you do not have automatic updating turned on, or to check whether you need the update, go to Microsoft Update. Microsoft Update is an online tool that will scan your computer and provide you a report about what updates your computer needs.

Download updates from the Microsoft Download Center

Security updates can be downloaded from the Microsoft Download Center. Find them by doing a keyword search using the words security update and the name of the month the update was released.

Technical information about security updates

Read the Microsoft Security Response Center blog for updated information. IT professionals and systems administrators, go to Microsoft TechNet for detailed information about updates.

Other steps you can take to help protect your computer