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Critical Microsoft Internet Explorer flaw leaves one in four web users vulnerable

2014/04/28

V3.co.uk - (International) Microsoft warned users of its Internet Explorer (IE) browser after FireEye researchers discovered a critical zero day vulnerability that affects IE 6 through IE 11 and could allow an attacker to use a Flash exploitation technique to remotely execute code. FireEye researchers spotted attacks using the vulnerability targeting IE 9 through IE 11, representing about a quarter of total browser users.

Source: http://www.v3.co.uk/v3-uk/news/2341834/critical-microsoft-internet-explorer-flaw-leaves-one-in-four-web-users-vulnerable

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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