Eight patches - five critical - in MS April patch batch

Wednesday, 13 April 2005, 11:37 AM EST

Microsoft issued eight patches - five critical - to deal with 12 vulnerabilities on Tuesday. Fixes for Windows, Internet Explorer, Word, MSN Messenger and an update for Microsoft Exchange (2000 and 2003) all featured in Microsoft's latest patch batch.

Vulnerabilities in Microsoft's TCP/IP stack that could allow remote code execution and denial of service (MS05-019) and a cumulative security update for Internet Explorer (MS05-020) both make the critical list.

By John Leyden at The Register.

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