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Security Update: Microsoft Releases April 2013 Updates to Address 2 Critical and 7 Important Vulnerabilities

Status Type

Security Update

Date and Time

Tuesday, April 9, 2013 - 10:33

Reason

Security Update

Impact

Microsoft Operating System and Components, Microsoft Office Suites and Software, Microsoft Server Software, Internet Explorer, and Microsoft Security Software Users

WHAT HAPPENED?
 
Microsoft released the April 2013 updates to address 2 Critical and 7 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 April 2013.
 
 
AFFECTED SYSTEMS:

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

 
 
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 April 2013 on how to obtain the latest updates for your specific software.

 
 
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