Tag Archives: Internet Explorer

Windows 10: Fix for slow Internet Explorer 11 start

[German]Microsoft has confirmed an issue (slow start) related to Internet Explorer 11 on Windows 10. The issue occurred last Friday due to a server outage, but has been fixed. I took this as an opportunity to compile some information about … Continue reading

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Microsoft deactivates VBScript in IE as of August 2019

[German] Microsoft has just announced that it will soon deactivates (or already has deactivated) the execution of VBscript in Internet Explorer for untrusted Internet zones, as a security measure. Advertising

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Windows 10: Out of band updates for browse bug (05/19/2019)

[German]On Sunday, May 19, 2019, Microsoft released several cumulative (special) updates for the supported Windows 10 builds. These fix a bug in Internet Explorer and Edge browser that prevented access to various British government sites. Here are some details about … Continue reading

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Win 7/8.1: Internet Explorer Update KB4505050 (05/18/2019)

[German]A brief note for Windows users: Microsoft released the KB4505050 cumulative update for Internet Explorer on May 18, 2019. This is a patch that fixes a bug caused from IE 11 update released on last Patchday (May 14, 2019). Advertising

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0-day vulnerabilities in IE and Edge

[German]Current versions of Internet Explorer and Edge has 0-day cross-site scripting vulnerabilities that attackers can exploit to steal data from other tabs. Although the vulnerabilities were reported to the company 10 months ago, Microsoft hasn’t reacted, so there are no … Continue reading

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Microsoft Patchday: Other Updates March 12, 2019

[German]On March 12, 2019 (Patchday), Microsoft has released additional updates for Internet Explorer, Windows Server, etc.. In this blog post the respective patches are added, which are not contained in the remaining articles linked at the end of the article. … Continue reading

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Update KB4491113 fixes Internet Explorer Backslash bug

Microsoft has released a cumulative update KB4491113 for Internet Explorer, which fixes the so-called backslash bug in the browser. This came into effect with the February 2019 updates in Windows 7-10. Advertising

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Microsoft Patchday: Other Updates February 12, 2019

[German]On February 12, 2019 (Patchday), Microsoft has released additional updates for Internet Explorer, Windows Server, etc. In this blog post the respective patches are added, which are not contained in the remaining articles linked at the end of the article. … Continue reading

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EOS: Microsoft encourage IE 10 users to shift to IE 11

[German]Internet Explorer 10 will reach its End of Support (EOS) at End of 2019. Microsoft encourage IE 10 users to shift to IE 11 till the end of this year. This affects users of Internet Explorer 10 who are running … Continue reading

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Microsoft Security Update Summary (January 8, 2019)

[German]As of January 8, 2019, Microsoft released several security updates for Windows clients and servers, Office, etc. Below is a compact overview of these updates and some notes. Advertising

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