Microsoft to issue 11 patches next week

Microsoft to issue 11 patches next week

Microsoft's October 10, 2006, Patch Tuesday will include at least 11 individual security bulletins, with six covering Windows, four covering Office, and one covering the .Net framework. Some of the Windows and Office patches are expected to be rated as critical; the .Net Framework patch will be rated moderate. Check back on Tuesday to find out what applications are affected and how many distinct flaws are resolved by these new patches.

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