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Security Update: Microsofts March Updates Addresses 4 Critical and 3 Important Vulnerabilities

Status Type

Security Update

Date and Time

Tuesday, March 12, 2013 - 10:36

Reason

Security Updates

Impact

Microsoft Users

WHAT HAPPENED?
 
Microsoft released the March 2013 updates to address 4 Critical and 3 Important vulnerabilities in Microsoft Software.
 
Advanced Users: For a complete description of the security enhancements and affected software refer to Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for March 2013.
 
 
AFFECTED SYSTEMS:
 

  • Microsoft Operating System and Components
  • Microsoft Office Suites and Software
  • Microsoft Server Software
  • Microsoft Silverlight
  • Internet Explorer

 
 
WHAT'S THE PROBLEM?
 
If the vulnerability is exploited, this will allow an attacker to take control of your computer or disclose sensitive information.
 
 
HOW DO I PROTECT MY COMPUTER?
 
Update your software
 

  1. If you have a computer support coordinator (CSC), no action on your part is required.
  2. If you do not have a CSC or they do not support your computer, refer to Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for March 2013 on how to obtain the latest updates for your specific software.

 
 
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