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Latest IE Patch Fixes More Potential Drive-by Download Flaws

Severity: High Summary: These vulnerabilities affect: All current versions of Internet Explorer (IE) How an attacker exploits them:  By enticing one of your users to visit a web page containing malicious content Impact:  An attacker can execute code on your user’s computer, often gaining complete control of it What to do:  Install Microsoft’s IE updates immediately, or let Windows Automatic Update do it for you Exposure: As part of today’s Patch Day, Microsoft released a security bulletin  describing 11 new vulnerabilities affecting Internet Explorer (IE). Microsoft describes most of these flaws as “memory corruption” vulnerabilities, which all share the same scope and impact. If an attacker can lure one of your users to a web page containing maliciously crafted content, he could exploit any of these vulnerabilities to execute code on that user’s computer, inheriting that user’s privileges

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Latest IE Patch Fixes More Potential Drive-by Download Flaws
August 13, 2013 — Category: Security Alerts