Patch Coming Tuesday – Internet Explorer 8 Zero-Day

Patch Coming Tuesday – Internet Explorer 8 Zero-Day



As a follow up, there is the expected patch coming for the discovered Internet
Explorer 8 Zero-Day security hole being exploited by malware bad guys.


Microsoft Patch Tuesday To Include Critical Internet Explorer Fix


Microsoft did not release an anticipated Out-Of-Cycle Emergency Patch as perhaps
the timing just brought it right to the normal Patch Tuesday of Windows Updates,
which is the normal second Tuesday of each month.

Remember if you did apply the Microsoft Fix It for IE8 that you may want to
return and uninstall this before applying the appropriate Windows Updates due

You can find the link here in a brief write up here….

Where to find Microsoft “Fix It” for Internet Explorer 8 zero day fix


In Vista things changed as far as Windows stuff in the old Add/Remove Programs
in previous Windows XP. You do not see these in Programs and Features where
installed softwares are listed for performing Repair or Uninstall. If you
upgraded to IE9 (Internet Explorer Version 9) – you can uninstall it at the
Windows Updates section and then install IE8 from the Microsoft download site.




One Response to “Patch Coming Tuesday – Internet Explorer 8 Zero-Day”

  1. bluecollarpc Says:

    Patch Tuesday: Microsoft Fixes Critical IE8 Flaw
    2 days ago – Microsoft issued security updates fixing flaws in Internet Explorer 8 and its other software in its May 2013 Critical Patch Update. …..

    IE8 zero-day exploit gets permanent fix on Patch Tuesday
    2 days ago – As part of its Patch Tuesday event, Microsoft has released a permanent fix for a recently discovered zero-day exploit found in Internet Explorer 8 …

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