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Microsoft rescues Internet Explorer users with emergency browser fix XP Included

 Microsoft is helping the estimated hundreds of millions of customers still running Windows XP, which it stopped supporting earlier this month, by providing an emergency update to fix a critical bug in its Internet Explorer browser. MS14-021 Security Update for Internet Explorer (2965111) This security update resolves a publicly disclosed vulnerability in Internet Explorer. The

Microsoft issues security advisory for Internet Explorer exploit

 Today, we released Security Advisory 2963983 regarding an issue that impacts Internet Explorer. At this time, we are only aware of limited, targeted attacks. This issue allows remote code execution if users visit a malicious website with an affected browser. This would typically occur by an attacker convincing someone to click a link in an

How to keep your PC secure when Microsoft ends Windows XP support

PC World – by Chris Hoffman  The Windows XPocalypse is almost upon us. After a legendary dozen year run, Microsoft will stop providing security patches for Windows XP on April 8, 2014. Without Microsoft’s protection, all those WinXP PCs will have targets painted on their hard drives. Nearly 30 percent of Internet-connected PCs still run Windows

Hackers used previously unknown Internet Explorer flaw in new attacks

 A previously unknown flaw in a recent version of Microsoft Corp’s Internet Explorer web browser is being used to attack Internet users, including some visitors to a major site for U.S. military veterans, researchers said Thursday. Security firm FireEye Inc discovered the attacks against IE 10 this week, saying that hundreds or thousands of machines