New IE Security Issue  - What To Do

    [fa icon="clock-o"] 4/28/2014 [fa icon="user"] TVG Consulting Team [fa icon="folder-open'] IT Services, Network Security

    This last weekend there has been a new security issue with Microsoft Internet Explorer browser and the severity of issues that it can cause.

    ie-securityOk, what should you do about the IE bug?

    1. 1st is to understand how can it affect you
    2. 2nd is how to avoid it.

    Here is a good article on the steps on how block this bug right now.

    These are the steps we are recommending: http://mashable.com/2014/04/28/internet-explorer-bug-how-to-protect/

    Thanks, but what is the simple answer?

    • Disable your FLASH Add-on for internet explorer.
    • Microsoft has not made an announcement yet, but they are working on the fix. Great ready to patch your systems.
    • If you are a client of ours, we are already prepping your for the patch from Microsoft and will be contacting you about best practices on this issues and how to play it safe.

    Don't hesitate to call us if you need any assistance or would like some information on our Advanced Security Perimeter Systems or network security methodology in general.