Microsoft recently pulled security bulletin MS14-045 due to issues affecting a small number of users. In addition to releasing security updates alone, Microsoft decided to include more of our non-security updates together with our security updates and begin the global release to customers on the second Tuesday of each month. This caused issues to some users who updated their devices. This month we had our first roll out with additional non-security updates. A small number of customers experienced problems with a few of the updates. As soon as we became aware of some problems, we began a review and then immediately pulled the problematic updates, making these unavailable to download. We then began working on a plan to rerelease the affected updates. Today, we rereleased Security Bulletin MS14-045 to address kernel-mode driver issues, which you can learn more about through a review of the information contained here. We encourage customers ...

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Microsoft has released a reliability update for Internet Explorer 11 that applies to the following operating systems: •Windows 8.1 •Windows 8.1 Enterprise •Windows 8.1 Pro •Windows RT 8.1 •Windows Server 2012 R2 Datacenter •Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials •Windows Server 2012 R2 Foundation •Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard Details regarding what the patch fixes exactly are not available at this time, but the patch is available through Windows Update.  You cannot install this patch if you are running the Windows 8.1 Preview. Source: Microsoft ...

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