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August 2013 Internet Explorer Updates

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    August 2013 Internet Explorer Updates


    Microsoft Security Bulletin MS13-059 - Critical
    This security update resolves eleven privately reported vulnerabilities in Internet Explorer. The most severe vulnerabilities could allow remote code execution if a user views a specially-crafted Web page using Internet Explorer. An attacker who successfully exploited the most severe of these vulnerabilities could gain the same user rights as the current user. Users whose accounts are configured to have fewer user rights on the system could be less impacted than users who operate with administrative user rights.
    This security update is rated Critical for Internet Explorer 6, Internet Explorer 7, Internet Explorer 8, Internet Explorer 9 and Internet Explorer 10 on Windows clients and Moderate for Internet Explorer 6, Internet Explorer 7, Internet Explorer 8, Internet Explorer 9 and Internet Explorer 10 on Windows servers. For more information, see the *full bulletin.
    Recommendation.*Most customers have automatic updating enabled and will not need to take any action because this security update will be downloaded and installed automatically. Customers who have not enabled automatic updating need to check for updates and install this update manually. For information about specific configuration options in automatic updating, see Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 294871.
    For administrators and enterprise installations, or end users who want to install this security update manually, Microsoft recommends that customers apply the update immediately using update management software, or by checking for updates using the Microsoft Update service.
    Wilson Guo, Program Manager, Internet Explorer

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    Covington, La
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    Windows 7 HP 64bit, Windows 8.1 Pro w/Media Center 64BIT


    No update for Flash this time as Adobe had been doing updates on the same date as MS. Windows 8.1 got a new Flash version for IE 11 to fix some video problems.

    Jim
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    USA
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    Windows 8.1 Pro with Media Center


    Looks like IE10 is getting a huge (40mb) update....

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