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Trio of Windows Bulletins Correct Moderate Vulnerabilities

Severity: Medium Summary: These vulnerabilities affect: All current versions of Windows or components often packaged with it (like the .NET Framework) How an attacker exploits them:  Multiple vectors of attack, including sending specially crafted network traffic or running malicious programs locally Impact:  Varies, ranging from a remote Denial of Service (DoS) attack to local attackers gaining complete control of your Windows computer What to do: Install the appropriate Microsoft patches as soon as possible, or let Windows Automatic Update do it for you Exposure: Today, Microsoft released three security bulletins that describe six vulnerabilities affecting Windows or components related to it (like the .NET Framework). They only rate these bulletins as Important , due to limited impact or mitigating factors.

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Trio of Windows Bulletins Correct Moderate Vulnerabilities
May 14, 2013 — Category: Security Alerts