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Microsoft Monthly Security Update (Aug 2019)

Last Update Date: 21 Aug 2019 Release Date: 14 Aug 2019 6195 Views

RISK: High Risk

TYPE: Operating Systems - Windows OS

TYPE: Windows OS

Microsoft has released monthly security update for their products:


Vulnerable ProductSeverityImpactsNotes
Microsoft OfficeModerately Critical Moderately CriticalRemote Code Execution
Elevation of Privilege
Information Disclosure
BrowserModerately Critical Moderately CriticalSecurity Restriction Bypass
Remote Code Execution
Information Disclosure
Developer ToolsModerately Critical Moderately CriticalRemote Code Execution
Elevation of Privilege
Microsoft DynamicsModerately Critical Moderately CriticalElevation of Privilege 
WindowsHighly Critical Highly CriticalData Manipulation
Security Restriction Bypass
Elevation of Privilege
Denial of Service
Remote Code Execution
Information Disclosure

Two critical vulnerabilities in Remote Desktop Services (RDS):


[Updated 21-Aug-2019]: We noticed a Proof-of-Concept exploit software for CVE-2019-1181 and CVE-2019-1182 was being developed. It potentially might develop into a worm-like outbreak in the Internet. As such, the criticality level is changed from Moderately to Highly.



Number of 'Extremely Critical' product(s): 0

Number of 'Highly Critical' product(s): 1

Number of 'Moderately Critical' product(s): 4

Evaluation of overall 'Criticality Level': Highly Critical


  • Denial of Service
  • Elevation of Privilege
  • Remote Code Execution
  • Security Restriction Bypass
  • Information Disclosure
  • Data Manipulation

System / Technologies affected

  • Microsoft Office
  • Browser
  • Developer Tools
  • Microsoft Dynamics
  • Windows


Before installation of the software, please visit the vendor web-site for more details.

  • Apply fixes issued by the vendor.

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