Windows systems are currently receiving an increased number of security updates. Some of the vulnerabilities rectified are considered critical. These updates should be run as soon as possible.
Microsoft has been providing updates for various Windows and Office versions and some other products for about a week now. These contain a total of 79 security updates, some of which are considered critical. Windows computers should therefore be updated as soon as possible.
Adobe is also currently removing various security problems in Acrobat/Reader and Flash Player. It is recommended to run all relevant updates for these, too.
Always keep your operating system and your software up-to-date - further information on this can be found under our step 4 – prevention with software updates.