December 10, 2014
Microsoft will be issuing seven security bulletins on Tuesday, December 9. Three are rated critical.
Systems affected are Exchange, Windows, all versions of Office, including for Mac and Internet Explorer. The Internet Explorer update affects all supported versions of IE, including the latest: IE 11. Some updates will require restarting your computer after installation.
The total number of updates from Microsoft will be 84 this year, with just 29 rated critical, which is an improvement over the past two years.
The updates will be available through the normal Windows Update process.