Recently a flaw has been found in Remote Desktop (Otherwise known as Terminal Services).
It allows an attacker to execute code on your computer by just sending a specialized packet to the RDP service.
If you have any machines with RDP turned on, you should get your systems patched right away.
More details can be found here:
There are a few things you can do to make sure your computers are secure:
-Run automatic updates on your machine and make sure you have all of the latest patches installed
-For even better security, turn off Remote Desktop totally! You can do this with Network Administrator too
-Use the free tool from MS to assess the patch situation on your network: MBSA Free Download
There is already an exploit in the wild, so you need to make sure you get your stuff patched, and locked down asap
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