LANDESK Patch News Bulletin: Microsoft has Released KB2998527 Which is a Time Zone Update for Russian OSes 25-SEP-2014

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    • (September 25, 2014) Microsoft has released KB2998527 which is a time zone update for Windows operating systems for Russia. Russia has announced that it will change its existing time zones on October 26, 2014. Microsoft released an update for Windows on September 23, 2014 to address this change. Users should install the update before October 26, 2014 to avoid having incorrect time zone data after this date.



    Applicable systems for this update will be the same as those for the latest cumulative update. All systems must have the latest cumulative update installed before this update can be installed. To find the latest time zone cumulative update for Windows, see the following Microsoft TechNet topic:  Please visit the following page for more details:


    New Vulnerabilities

    • Vulnerability ID – 2998527


    Changed Vulnerabilities

    • Vulnerability ID – N/A


    New Patch Downloads

    • windowsserver2003-kb2998527-x86-enu.exe
    • windowsserver2003-kb2998527-x64-enu.exe
    • windows6.0-kb2998527-x86.msu
    • windows6.0-kb2998527-x64.msu
    • windows6.1-kb2998527-x86.msu
    • windows6.1-kb2998527-x64.msu
    • windows8.1-kb2998527-x86.msu
    • windows8.1-kb2998527-x64.msu
    • windows8-rt-kb2998527-x86.msu
    • windows8-rt-kb2998527-x64.msu


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