Internet Explorer 6/7/8 vulnerability addressed in MS10-018 Security Advisory

Microsoft issued an Advanced Notification Service (ANS) to advise customers of releasing a security update MS10-018 on March 30, 2010, at approximately10:00 a.m. PDT (UTC-8). MS10-018 resolves Security Advisory 981374, addressing a publicly disclosed vulnerability in Internet Explorer 6 and Internet Explorer 7. “Internet Explorer 8 is unaffected by the vulnerability addressed in the advisory […]

Microsoft issued an Advanced Notification Service (ANS) to advise customers of releasing a security update MS10-018 on March 30, 2010, at approximately10:00 a.m. PDT (UTC-8). MS10-018 resolves Security Advisory 981374, addressing a publicly disclosed vulnerability in Internet Explorer 6 and Internet Explorer 7. “Internet Explorer 8 is unaffected by the vulnerability addressed in the advisory and we continue to encourage all customers to upgrade to this version to benefit from the improved security protection it offers. Once applied, customers are protected against the known attacks related to Security Advisory 981374. We have been monitoring this issue and have determined an out-of-band release is needed to protect customers,” says Microsoft.