Out-of-cycle “Tuesday” patch

October 24, 2008 at 2:33 pm Leave a comment

You may have noticed it.  I did.  Here’s why.  For Vista it’s just important.  For XP it’s critical.  In a nutshell, there’s a wormhole involving remote exploits (wormhole; this concept could be used–no in-the-wild proof of concepts as yet found–to distribute a worm, which would be an actual self-replicating virus without user intervention).  Get the patch.  If you don’t update automatically, go to Microsoft’s site and get the patch.  Get the patch.  I almost sound repetitive.


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