August Patch Tuesday: Microsoft patches 22 vulnerabilities in Windows & Co.

Patch Tuesday: Microsoft fixes 22 security vulnerabilities.

M icrosoft fixes 22 vulnerabilities in Windows versions, the Internet Explorer (version 6 to 9), in Visio and Visual Studio. Two of the 13 updates received a rating of “critical”, nine are “important” and two are considered “moderate”. Important: The Internet Explorer, the most widely used browser in the world, had before the update rough gaps – often surf with the Microsoft browser, you make as fast as possible the update.

The updates, Microsoft typically on the second Tuesday of the month (in August 2011 ie 9) via the native Windows update feature is available – this is done with an active Internet connection and the appropriate setting automatically. (Fs)