RIP, RDP… nearly: Security house Check Point punches holes in remote desktop tools

25 bugs, three Windows and Linux clients – endless pwnage

Security biz Check Point has found some 25 security vulnerabilities in three of the most popular remote desktop protocol (RDP) tools for Windows and Linux.

The infosec outfit tasked its bug-hunters with a manual code audit on Microsoft mstsc as well as the FreeRDP and rdesktop remote desktop utilities, and what they turned up was a glut of potentially serious flaws and security weaknesses.

Source: RIP, RDP… nearly: Security house Check Point punches holes in remote desktop tools

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