Resolves a vulnerability in Microsoft Silverlight that could allow remote code execution on a client system if a user views a specially crafted webpage by using a web browser that can run Silverlight applications.
Microsoft has released the security bulletin MS13-052. You can view the complete security bulletin by going to one of the following Microsoft websites:
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Update informationMicrosoft Silverlight is a cross-browser, multi-environment plug-in that delivers the next generation of Microsoft .NET Framework-based media experiences and rich interactive applications for the web.
This update offers a new build (version 5.1.20513.0) that is an upgrade to earlier versions of Silverlight. This update is included in current Silverlight installers.
This update is available from the following sources:
Silverlight siteThe Silverlight installer includes all earlier updates in addition to this update. To install the latest version of Silverlight on your computer, go to the following Microsoft website:
Microsoft update and Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)If you have an earlier version of Silverlight installed on your computer, this update is available from Microsoft Update and Windows Server Update Services (WSUS) as an important update and will be offered as the following:
Update for Microsoft Silverlight (KB 2847559)If you do not have an earlier version of Silverlight installed, this update is also available from Microsoft Update and Windows Server Update Services (WSUS) as an optional update and will be offered as the following:
Microsoft Silverlight (KB 2847559)
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Update release historyFor information about non-security-related fixes that are included in this update in addition to the release history for Microsoft Silverlight 5, go to the following Microsoft website:
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