Microsoft's April Patch Tuesday brings no Pwn2Own fix

In a relatively light month for Patch Tuesday, Microsoft has issued nine bulletins covering 14 vulnerabilities for April

By , IDG News Service |  Security

The other critical bulletin covered the Microsoft Remote Desktop client, MS13-029. This vulnerability exists in the client's ActiveX control, and could give attackers the ability to execute arbitrary code on the user's machine. Fortunately, this vulnerability is not in the latest version of Microsoft Remote Desktop client, which reduces to a considerable extent the affected number of machines, according to nCircle.

Microsoft is hosting a webcast to address customer questions about this round of patches on April 10.

Joab Jackson covers enterprise software and general technology breaking news for The IDG News Service. Follow Joab on Twitter at @Joab_Jackson. Joab's e-mail address is Joab_Jackson@idg.com

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