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Security Update: Micrsoft Releases May Security Updates to Addres 2 Critical and 8 Important Vulnerabilities

Status Type

Security Update

Date and Time

Wednesday, May 15, 2013 - 11:22

Reason

Security Update

Impact

Microsoft Users

WHAT HAPPENED?
 
Microsoft released the May 2013 updates to address 2 Critical and 8 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 May 2013.
 
 
AFFECTED SYSTEMS:
 

  • Microsoft Windows
  • Microsoft Office
  • Microsoft .NET Framework
  • Microsoft Lync Office
  • Internet Explorer
  • Microsoft Windows Essential

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