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Microsoft Security Advisory Notification Issued: July 29, 2014


Title: Microsoft Security Advisory Notification

Issued: July 29, 2014



Security Advisories Updated or Released Today ==============================================


* Microsoft Security Advisory (2915720)

  - Title: Changes in Windows Authenticode Signature Verification


  - Revision Note: V1.4 (July 29, 2014): Revised advisory to

    announce that Microsoft no longer plans to enforce the stricter

    verification behavior as a default functionality on supported

    releases of Microsoft Windows. It remains available as an

    opt-in feature. See the Advisory FAQ section for more




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