Out-of-band update released on January 14 MS13-008

Microsoft released an out-of-band patch on Monday.   Out of band patch releases rarely happen and are generally because of a zero-day exploit that needs an immediate fix.

Virtual  Administrator approved the patch as soon as it became available Monday afternoon.



MS13-008: (Internet Explorer) The vulnerability could allow remote code execution if a user views a specially crafted webpage using Internet Explorer.


Details and Links

MS13-008: Security Update for Internet Explorer (2799329)


Severity: Critical

KB in Kaseya: KB2799329

Affected Software: XP, Vista, Windows 7, Server 2003, Server 2008/2008R2/2012

Known Issues per MS: None