June Microsoft Patch Tuesday Preview

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Ah, a new month is upon us, which means that before long, handfuls of Microsoft patches will come raining down from the sky. Here's what we can expect:

  • Six bulletins total, four of which carry "critical" ratings.
  • The patches will address bugs in Windows, Internet Explorer, Outlook Express, Windows Mail, Office and Visio.
  • Of the four critical bulletins, two will patch vulnerabilities in Windows Vista.

For more on the forthcoming patches:
- see this ZDnet article