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Microsoft pushes out emergency fix for Internet Explorer vulnerability

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January 2, 2013
Cybersecurity
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“Microsoft has released a quick fix for a vulnerability in older versions of its Internet Explorer browser that is actively being used by attackers to take over computers.

The vulnerability affects IE versions 6, 7 and 8. The latest versions of the browser, 9 and 10, are not affected. The company occasionally issues quick fixes as a temporary protective measure while a permanent security update is developed if a vulnerability is considered particularly dangerous.”

Source:Microsoft pushes out emergency fix for Internet Explorer vulnerability – Techworld.com