[SingCERT] August 2015 Internet Explorer Out-of-Band Security Patch

Published on Wednesday, 19 August 2015 14:15

[ Background ]

Microsoft has released an out-of-band security update for Internet Explorer. The update addresses a critical vulnerability in Internet Explorer (CVE-2015-2502) that could potentially allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on affected systems.


[ Affected Software ]

Windows Internet Explorer 7 to 11


[ Solution/Workaround ]

Install the security update for Internet Explorer as soon as possible.


[ References ]

https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/MS15-093
http://www.zdnet.com/article/microsoft-releases-emergency-patch-for-all-windows-versions/
https://community.qualys.com/blogs/laws-of-vulnerabilities/2015/08/18/ms15-093--oob-fix-for-internet-explorer