Critical Internet Explorer Vulnerability Identified

Microsoft is reporting that tens of thousands of individuals have already been infected by viruses as caused by a critical flaw in their Internet Explorer web browser. There is no patch available at this time….

Campus Safety recommends that you switch to a different browser for your uses for the time being, or follow Microsoft’s instructions on how to increase your IE security.
Please refer to the Campus Safety IT Alerts page for more information.
Update: Microsoft stated it will release a patch to solve the problem sometime on Wednesday December 17th, 2008. Please keep an eye on the Campus Safety IT Alerts page for a link to download the patch.