Internet Security Alert
The following message is from our partners at Security Coverage.
We are issuing a Threat Alert due to a security issue in Microsoft’s Internet Explorer (IE) browser, versions 6 through 11. This security vulnerability poses a threat to Microsoft Windows users who use the Internet Explorer browser, thought to be as high as 55% of the PC browser market according to tech research firm NetMarketShare. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has issued Vulnerability Note VU#222929 that advises computer users to consider using alternative browsers such as Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox until Microsoft fixes the security flaw.
A group of hackers have been exploiting the bug and targeting financial and defense companies in the U.S. It is anticipated that other hackers will rush to exploit this vulnerabili