Microsoft's Security Bulletin for August

by Michael on August 27th, 2007 in Security Alerts, Security Tips.

The latest security vulnerabilities have been released at Microsoft, including 6 critical and 3 important security bulletins (14 vulnerabilities in total).

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The Windows programs and operating systems affected include: Vista, XP, Internet Explorer, XML Core Services, Virtual Basic, Office, and Virtual Server.

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  3. Install a trusted anti-virus program.
  4. Turn on the Windows auto-update feature to make sure you get the most recent security patches when they are released.

We're doing everything we can to make sure your personal and private information is protected, but you have the ultimate control! Surf safely!