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Internet Explorer Vulnerabilities

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#1 tork


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Posted 16 December 2008 - 05:28 PM

ALL IE Versions Vulnerable to New Attack

[quote]Microsoft has updated the security bulletin the released last night for a new and serious Internet Explorer vulnerability. Initially it appeared that the vulnerability was only in Internet Explorer 7, but after further analysis it seems as if all currently-supported versions of IE are affected, including the betas of IE8....Microsoft also added a number of new workarounds to the advisory...[/quote] The article continues at http://blogs.pcmag.com/securitywatch/2008/...lnerable_to.php

Also see another article: How to Safeguard Against the IE Vulnerability

[quote]nternet Explorer has sprung a leak, and Microsoft advises that you batten down the hatches. A recent security advisory explains that a vulnerability in all modern versions of IE could allow an attacker to execute malicious code. As pointed out in PCMag's Security Watch blog, there are a number of workarounds to plug this potential leak. They're pretty complicated, though, so I'll walk you through the process..." Article continues at http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2336831,00.asp

Edited by tork, 16 December 2008 - 05:45 PM.

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