Fatal Windows Updates List. Do something NOW!

According to a PC World report, the issues concern the following updates released this month:

  • 2982791
  • 2970228
  • 2975719
  • 297533

System crashes, fonts that don’t render properly, and security flaws are all problems that could arise with the troubled updates if installed. In its security bulletin, the company explains:

“The most severe of these vulnerabilities could allow elevation of privilege if an attacker logs on to the system and runs a specially crafted application. An attacker must have valid login credentials and be able to log on locally to exploit these vulnerabilities.”

A list of the Windows operating systems that could be affected include:

  • Windows Server 2003
  • Windows Vista
  • Windows Server 2008
  • Windows 7
  • Windows Server 2008
  • Windown 8, Windows 8.1
  • Windows Server 2012 and Windows Server 2012
  • Windows RT and Windows RT 8.1

For more details, go to http://smallbiztrends.com/2014/08/uninstalling-windows-updates-crash.html

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