LANDesk Patch News Bulletin: LANDesk is Monitoring New Zero-Day Vulnerability for Microsoft IE 6 and IE 7 10-MAR-2010

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    ·         (March 10, 2010) Microsoft is investigating reports of a vulnerability in Internet Explorer 6 and Internet Explorer 7. MS investigation has shown that the latest version of the browser, Internet Explorer 8, is not affected. The main impact of the vulnerability is remote code execution. MS Advisory 981374 contains information about which versions of Internet Explorer are vulnerable as well as workarounds and mitigations for this issue.

     

    Microsoft’s investigation has shown that Internet Explorer 8 and Internet Explorer 5.01 Service Pack 4 on Microsoft Windows 2000 Service Pack 4 are not affected, and that Internet Explorer 6 Service Pack 1 on Microsoft Windows 2000 Service Pack 4, and Internet Explorer 6 and Internet Explorer 7 are vulnerable. Please visit the following page for more details:

     

    http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/advisory/981374.mspx

     

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