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Out-of-band security update for Internet Explorer, January 2010

Out-of-band security update for Internet Explorer, January 2010

On January 21, 2010 Microsoft released an out-of-band security update for all supported versions of Internet Explorer on Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Vista, and Windows 7.

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Reason for update

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Addresses vulnerabilities in Internet Explorer


How to get the Update

If you have automating updating turned on, you might already have the updates. To learn how to turn automatic updating on for your operating system, see Update your PC automatically.

If you do not have automatic updating turned on, or to check whether you need the updates, go to Microsoft Update.

Security updates are also available from the Microsoft Download Center. You can find them most easily by doing a keyword search using the words security update and the month the update was released.

Technical information or if you are an IT pro

IT professionals and systems administrators - Go to Microsoft TechNet for detailed information about these updates.

Other steps you can take to help protect your computer