Microsoft Issues Urgent patch for IE
19-08-2015 – Be careful where you step. That’s the message from Microsoft as it releases an out-of-cycle patch with all the urgency it can muster.
IT News reports that the patch covers Internet Explorer 7 to 11, running on Windows Vista and newer supported versions of the desktop operating system, and also Windows Server 2008 onwards.
A patch is being released through Windows Update.
As always, it’s only if you visit a corrupt website that you’re in trouble so be careful which sites you visit and you’ll be fine until the patch downloads and is installed in your environment.
if you don’t have a patch management programme, talk to us – we’re an experienced Managed Services Provider and we can ensure you’re always up-to-date on the latest good patches.
Update – Microsoft recently released out – of – band security patches for Exchange Servers to address many zero-day flaws that are currently being exploited in active attacks.