Microsoft has released updates to address several vulnerabilities. The updates address conditions that, if left unpatched, will leave machines susceptible to unauthorized system access, remote code execution and denial-of-service conditions.
The IT Security Office advises applying the update as soon as possible.
Microsoft .NET Framework
Security Bulletin Names:
Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for November 2012
Released: November 12, 2012
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URGENT severity represents a broad threat to the entire campus community.
SEVERE severity included remote exploits and worms.
IMPORTANT severity includes virus and local exploits for commonly used services.