Microsoft Patch Tuesday Swats 23 Security Bugs, Including Duqu Exploit

The security update includes three "critical" patches.

eWeek: For this month's Patch Tuesday, Microsoft released seven bulletins patching 23 security vulnerabilities in Windows, Silverlight, Office and the .NET Framework. Three of those bulletins -- MS12-034, MS12-029 and MS12-035 -- are marked "critical." The first addresses an assortment of vulnerabilities, many of them related to the Duqu malware. The second fixes a critical bug in Office which could allow remote code execution. The third patches security bugs in the .NET framework.

Microsoft recommends that administrators apply the patches as soon as possible.

Tags: Microsoft, security vulnerabilities, Patch Tuesday

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