Microsoft Patch Tuesday Cleans Up IE

Microsoft Corp. released software updates in two security bulletins Tuesday, MS05-054 and MS05-055. The updates include fixes for critical new holes in IE, and code to remove a program from Sony BMG that introduced a vulnerability onto customers' Windows machines, according to Stephen Toulouse, security program manager with Microsoft's Security Resource Center.

The cumulative patch for IE, MS05-054, includes previous fixes for the Web browser and patches for four recently discovered holes, including a publicly disclosed vulnerability in code used by IE to handle JavaScript "Window()" function calls. Microsoft Patch Tuesday Cleans Up IE

Linked by shanmuga Tuesday, 13th December 2005 9:56PM