Wednesday, December 17, 2008

Microsoft Releasing an Out-of-Band Security Update for Internet Explorer


Update Tuesday came and went this week with a few updates, but a vulnerability has been exposed for Internet Explorer versions 6-8 on Windows XP, 2003, Vista, and even 2008.  Microsoft has decided to release and out-of-band security update for this vulnerability due to its critical nature.  Unfortunately this zero-day exploit has not fix yet from Microsoft.  The update is expected to be released sometime today.  Be sure to sync up your WSUS servers after the exploit has been released. 

Remember my tips to subscribe to important security lists to stay on top of your networks.

Read Microsoft's Security Advisory

1 comment:

Dan said...

Good to know. Your blog was the first place I heard of this, thanks Jason.