Microsoft May 2024 Patch Tuesday fixes 3 zero-days, 61 flaws


Today is Microsoft’s May 2024 Patch Tuesday, which includes security updates for 61 flaws and three actively exploited or publicly disclosed zero days.

This Patch Tuesday only fixes one critical vulnerability, a Microsoft SharePoint Server Remote Code Execution Vulnerability.

The number of bugs in each vulnerability category is listed below:

  • 17 Elevation of Privilege Vulnerabilities
  • 2 Security Feature Bypass Vulnerabilities
  • 27 Remote Code Execution Vulnerabilities
  • 7 Information Disclosure Vulnerabilities
  • 3 Denial of Service Vulnerabilities
  • 4 Spoofing Vulnerabilities

The total count of 61 flaws does not include 2 Microsoft Edge flaws fixed on May 2nd and four fixed on May 10th.

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