LANDesk Patch News Bulletin: TightVNC Version 2.5.1 is Available for Download 02-MAY-2012

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    • (May 02, 2012) GlavSoft has released TightVNC version2.5.1. Version 2.5 is a major milestone on the TightVNC development road. It's the first version of TightVNC where the complete source code of each component is available to both open source community and commercial software vendors. It's available either freely (GNU GPL) or commercially (perpetual source code license, pay once ?use forever). Here are the most important improvements introduced in TightVNC 2.5 for Windows:


      • completely new viewer (more details below),
      • new MSI-based installer (parameter-based automation made simple),
      • native 64-bit versions of all components, and
      • dramatically improved performance in both server and viewer.



    New Vulnerabilities

    • Vulnerability ID – TIGHTVNCv2.5.1


    Changed Vulnerabilities

    • Vulnerability ID – TIGHTVNCv2.0.4 (Added the replacement information.)



    New Patch Downloads

    • tightvnc-2.5.1-setup-32bit.msi
    • tightvnc-2.5.1-setup-64bit.msi


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