The skinny on April's batch of Microsoft patches

Thursday, 13 April 2006, 2:12 AM EST

Scroll down to the "executive summary" portion of the IE patch details and you'll find that the roll-up mends no fewer than eight separate security flaws in IE, all of which Redmond awarded its "critical" rating, meaning they could be exploited by attackers to gain complete control over vulnerable PCs without any action on the part of the victim.

At Security Fix.

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