Microsoft launched MAPP in 2008. The program has 79 security firm partners, including AVG, Cisco, Kaspersky, McAfee, Trend Micro and Symantec, as well as several Chinese antivirus companies. A full list of MAPP members can be found on this Microsoft Web page .
On Friday, Wee did not say whether Microsoft had a list of suspects, but noted that all information it passes to MAPP partners was under a "a strict Non-Disclosure Agreement (NDA)." If the leak did originate with a MAPP partner, it would be the first ever for the program.
Microsoft's MS12-020 update patches the RDP bug, and can be downloaded and installed via the Microsoft Update and Windows Update services, as well as through Windows Server Update Services.
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