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.