Today the Microsoft Security Response Center (MSRC) posted details about the December security updates. On Tuesday, December 13, 2011, at approximately 10 AM Pacific Time, Microsoft will release 14 bulletins.
The Microsoft Security Bulletin Advance Notification Service offers details about security updates approximately three business days before they are released, which allows customers (especially IT professionals) to plan for effective deployment of security updates.
Advanced Notification includes information about:
- The number of new security updates being released
- The software affected
- Severity levels of vulnerabilities
- Information about any detection tools relevant to the updates
For more information about the security updates that will be released on December 13, see Microsoft Security Bulletin Advance Notification for December 2011.