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Security Fix: April 23, 2006 - April 29, 2006

Two New IE Flaws Found

Security researchers have uncovered two more security flaws in Microsoft's Internet Explorer Web browser that could be used to install unwanted software when users visit a malicious site. Both researchers released "proof of concept" code that could serve as rough...

By Brian Krebs  |  April 28, 2006; 11:30 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (18)
Categories:  Latest Warnings  
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MS Expands Anti-Piracy Program, Reissues Patch

Microsoft today began expanding its anti-piracy program by quietly pushing out a software update that in many cases automatically scans Windows computers and reports on whether they are powered by unlicensed software. The new pilot program is a fairly broad...

By Brian Krebs  |  April 25, 2006; 4:03 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (525)
Categories:  New Patches  
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MS Office Flaws Ideal Tools for Targeted Attacks

Whenever Microsoft issues updates to fix critical security holes in its Microsoft Office products, I think it's helpful to remind Security Fix readers about the importance of updating those products, in part because many users of older Office versions (Office...

By Brian Krebs  |  April 25, 2006; 7:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (9)
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