October Patch Tuesday Includes IE Patch and Seven Others

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Microsoft has addressed 27 CVEs this month. Many people will be happy to see MS13–080, a critical patch for 10 vulnerabilities in Internet Explorer 6 through 11. There are two known attacks underway so the IE patch should be your priority number one. This patches CVE-2013-3893, a zero day vulnerability Microsoft wrote about in Security Advisory 2887505 September 17.

Microsoft released eight patches this October Patch Tuesday - four critical and four important. The vulnerabilities in IE have been patched thankfully and the bulk of the October issues do not impact the current code base. Paul Henry, security and forensics analyst at Lumension, provides more on the updates.

 

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