Internet Explorer 8 Zero-Day,Microsoft Security Advisory (2847140)
Microsoft Security Advisory (2847140)
Vulnerability in Internet Explorer Could Allow Remote Code Execution
Published: Friday, May 03, 2013
Microsoft is investigating public reports of a vulnerability in Internet Explorer 8. Microsoft is aware of attacks that attempt to exploit this vulnerability.
Internet Explorer 6, Internet Explorer 7, Internet Explorer 9, and Internet Explorer 10 are not affected by the vulnerability.
This is a remote code execution vulnerability. The vulnerability exists in the way that Internet Explorer accesses an object in memory that has been deleted or has not been properly ……
[[[ Basically you can upgrade to version 9, or if you want to keep Version 8 then open Internet Options (Tools tab on browser or in Control Panel – click Classic View to see this) and click the Security Tab and shove the slide bar on left all the way up to HIGH which now stops all kinds of scripts at webpages and Active X and embedded autorun media players and etc etc etc. Keep quality antimalware installed and up to date as the only protection then – Real Time Protection heuristics or sometimes called HIPS etc. You can always retrograde back to Version 8 after an Emergency Out Of Cycle Patch/Fix is issued by Microsoft through Windows Updates and then Apply.
gerald philly pa usa ]]]
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