Microsoft Patch Tuesday Jul 2020 - Summary











CVE Index for Jul 2020 Patch Tuesday Updates

Component Impact CVE ID Type of update
Visual Studio Remote code execution CVE-2020-1147 Security Update
VB Script engine Remote Code Execution CVE-2020-1403 Security Update
Microsoft Outlook Remote code execution CVE-2020-1349 Security Update
Microsoft SharePoint Elevation of privilege CVE-2020-1025 Security Update
PerformancePoint Services Remote Code Execution CVE-2020-1439 Security Update
Windows Address BookF Remote Code Execution CVE-2020-1410 Security Update
DirectWrite Remote Code Execution CVE-2020-1409 Security Update
Windows Font Library Remote Code Execution CVE-2020-1436 Security Update
Microsoft Windows Remote Code Execution CVE-2020-14219 Security Update
Windows Remote Desktop Client Remote Code Execution CVE-2020-1374 Security Update
Windows Graphics Device Interface Remote code execution CVE-2020-1435 Security Update
Microsoft Windows Codecs Library Remote code execution CVE-2020-1425 Security Update
Hyper-V RemoteFX vGPU Remote code execution CVE-2020-1040 Security Update
Hyper-V RemoteFX vGPU Remote code execution CVE-2020-1042 Security Update
Hyper-V RemoteFX vGPU Remote code execution CVE-2020-1043 Security Update
Hyper-V RemoteFX vGPU Remote code execution CVE-2020-1036 Security Update
Hyper-V RemoteFX vGPU Remote code execution CVE-2020-1041 Security Update
Hyper-V RemoteFX vGPU Remote code execution CVE-2020-1032 Security Update

Great News! No zero-day vulnerabilities for the month.

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Previous Patch Tuesday Updates and Fixes


Microsoft Windows Patch Tuesday - Overview

What is Patch Tuesday?

Patch Tuesday, the colloquial term for Microsoft's Update Tuesday that falls on second Tuesday of every month. That is when Microsoft rolls out patch updates to improve security of Microsoft applications. Coinciding with the Patch Tuesday it is also a general trend for the roll out of patch updates for other third party applications that include Adobe and Mozilla, among many others.

When is Patch Tuesday?

The upcoming Patch Tuesday falls on July 14, 2020.

What is patching and why is it important?

Patches are nothing but pieces of software code that are written to fix a bug in a software application, that might lead to a vulnerability. Such vulnerabilities in any application are loop holes for attackers to get their hands on business critical data and information. So it is highly crucial to keep all the applications in a network updated to its latest versions. Updating applications in mobile phones and laptops also work in the same manner by preventing theft of personal data, through security flaws.

What kind of patch updates are released during Patch Tuesday?

Predominantly security patch updates of varying severity like Critical, Important, Moderate & Low are labeled and released. It is always a best practice to prioritize your patching based on the severity level mentioned.

What are CVE IDs?

CVE ID - Common Vulnerabilities and Exposure ID is a format in which each vulnerability is disclosed and cataloged in the National Vulnerability Database (NVD). You can look up for a detailed explanation of each vulnerability in the NVD with the help of CVE ID. In Patch Manager Plus you can make use of these CVE IDs to fetch the appropriate patches to deploy. You can find the CVE IDs here.

How to register for ManageEngine's Free Patch Tuesday webinar?

The upcoming Free Patch Tuesday webinar by ManageEngine is scheduled on July 16, 2020. You can make your registrations here

Where can I find more details about individual bulletins?

Each CVE ID listed in the CVE Index section has been linked to its security advisory.