Tuesday 16 February 2021
The impact of this issue announcement is high. Please act accordingly to rectify the issue, as stated below.
What you need to know:
Slovenian cybersecurity firm ACROS announced the release of an unofficial micro patch for a zero day vulnerability in Microsoft Internet Explorer. This patch comes in handy as Microsoft has yet to release its security update to address the said zero day even after the recent Patch Tuesday.
Actions to be taken:
Users may initiate the download and install of the micro patch but are still advised to anticipate Microsoft’s security update to address the zero day.