LANDESK Patch News Bulletin: Microsoft has Released KB2959977 to Address a WSUS Issue  21-APR-2014

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    • (April 21, 2014) Microsoft has released KB2959977 which addresses a problem in which some computers stop scanning against WSUS 3.2 servers. This problem occurs only when the following conditions are true: The computer is running Windows 8.1 or Windows Server 2012 R2 and has the KB2919355 update installed. The computer is managed by a WSUS 3.2-based server. WSUS 3.2 server is configured to have the managed clients communicate with the WSUS server over HTTPS by using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) or Transport Layer Security (TLS). The WSUS 3.2 server does not support the TLS 1.2 protocol. Please visit the following page for more details:


    New Vulnerabilities

    • Vulnerability ID – 2959977


    Changed Vulnerabilities

    • Vulnerability ID – N/A


    New Patch Downloads

    • windows8.1-kb2959977-x86.msu
    • windows8.1-kb2959977-x64.msu


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