[LINK] easy access to a "fix it" - not...

Sylvano sylvano at gnomon.com.au
Tue Jul 7 09:45:02 AEST 2009

I was reading the SMH about a security hole in Microsoft, which informed
me to visit the Microsoft site to get a interim "fix-it" until the patch
is released.

Security hole: Microsoft issues rare warning
July 7, 2009 - 8:18AM

Microsoft  has taken the rare step of warning about a serious computer
security vulnerability it hasn't fixed yet.

The vulnerability disclosed on Monday affects Internet Explorer users
whose computers run the Windows XP or Windows Server 2003 operating

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But no luck finding it on microsoft's web sit - maybe I'm blind, I dunno.
  But the following path lead me there.

* typed "microsoft security" into Google news search.
* http://www.hardocp.com/news.html?news=NDA1ODAsLCxoZW50aHVzaWFzdCwsLDE=
* http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/advisory/972890.mspx
* http://support.microsoft.com/kb/972890
* http://support.microsoft.com/kb/972890#FixItForMe
* Press the "Fix It button

The cute little Fix It button would be useful on their home page.


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