Skip navigation

On Thursday (May 8) Microsoft announced the forthcoming content for Patch Tuesday – May 13, 2014.


Number of Releases: 8

Critical Security Updates: 2 addressing vulnerabilities in Internet Explorer, SharePoint Server, Project Server, WebApps Server, and Sharepoint Designer.

Important Security Updates: 6 addressing vulnerabilities in Windows, Internet Explorer, and Office.


You can have Microsoft's security bulletins sent directly to you:

To receive automatic notifications whenever Microsoft Security Bulletins are issued, subscribe to Microsoft Technical Security Notifications.


Microsoft also hosts a webcast where they discuss the releases, typically the Wednesday after Patch Tuesday:

Microsoft will host a webcast to address customer questions on the security bulletins on Wed May 14, 2014, at 11:00 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada).

Register now for the May Security Bulletin Webcast.

You can also follow the MSRC team at @MSFTSecResponse.


Updates are typically released by Microsoft at 10am PDT (5pm UTC).

Configuring WSUS servers to synchronize relative to that time can be helpful in expediting availability of these security updates.

SolarWinds uses cookies on its websites to make your online experience easier and better. By using our website, you consent to our use of cookies. For more information on cookies, see our cookie policy.