Update Rollup für Azure File Sync Agent (August 2018)

[German]A brief information for administrators in the Microsoft Azure environment who use the Azure File Sync Agent. Microsoft has released an update rollup on August 14, 2018 that fixes the memory leak in the agent.

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Windows 10 V1803 rollout stopped due to TLS 1.2 issues

[German]A brief message for Windows 10 users and administrators. Although Microsoft has declared Windows 10 V1803 as ‘business-ready’ (in the SAC), the rollout on certain machines has been stopped. Addendum: Issue fixed for several scenarios.

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Microsoft Patchday: Other Updates (August 14, 2018)

Windows Update[German]On August 14, 2018 (patchday) Microsoft has released further updates for Internet Explorer, Windows Server, etc. This blog post contains details of selected patches that are not included in the remaining articles linked at the end of this blog post. 

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Patchday Microsoft Office Updates (August 14, 2018)

[German]On August 14, 2018 (second Tuesday of the month, patchday at Microsoft), Microsoft has released several security-related updates for still supported Microsoft Office versions and products such as Sharepoint.

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Foreshadow (L1TF) Intel CPU vulnerabilities

[German]Since a few hours details about the next vulnerabilities in Intel CPUs from the Next Generation Spectre series are public. Details on the Foreshadow (aka L1 Terminal Fault) vulnerability and the other L1 Terminal Fault variants were published on Usenix Security ’18, as well as in announcements from Intel and Google.

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Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 17738 released

Microsoft has released the Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 17738 (Redstone 5) in the Fast Ring. The announcement was made as usual in the Windows blog, where you may find further details. This build is also part of the RS5_RELEASE fork, which is to open in Windows 10 V1809 (or v1810) in fall 2018. Microsoft has fixed more bugs within this build.

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Patchday: Updates for Windows 7/8.1/Server (August 14, 2018)

Windows Update[German]On August 14, 2018 Microsoft released several (security) updates (KB4343900, KB4343899) for Windows 7 SP1 and other updates (KB4343898, KB4343888 ) for Windows 8.1 and the corresponding server versions. Here is an overview of these updates.

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Patchday Windows 10-Updates (August 14, 2018)

[German]On August 14, 2018 (second Tuesday of the month, patchday at Microsoft), several cumulative updates were released for the supported Windows 10 builds. Here are some details about the updates.

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Microsoft Security Update Summary August 14, 2018

Windows Update[German]On August Patchday (August 14, 2018) Microsoft has again released numerous security updates for Windows clients and servers, for Office, Visual Study etc..

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Security update for Adobe Acrobat/Reader

PDF[German]Adobe Reader and Adobe Acrobat has a vulnerability (APSB18-29). Adobe has released security updates for Adobe Acrobat and Reader for Windows and MacOS.

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