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[16 Mar 2011 | No Comment | 1,724 supporters]
Internet Explorer 9 downloaded 2.35 million on the first day release

Microsoft said that the during the first 24 hours after Internet Explorer release the download reaching 2.35 million. The new release from Microsoft will also support HTML5 <video> element which enable video to be played without the need of plugins. The new technology will be using Windows Media Foundation API to play back video.

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[15 Jan 2010 | 4 Comments | 1,401 supporters]
Vulnerability in Internet Explorer Could Allow Remote Code Execution

Recent attack on Google in China related with IE vulnerability.
Microsoft is investigating a report of a publicly exploited vulnerability in Internet Explorer. This advisory contains information about which versions of Internet Explorer are vulnerable as well as workarounds and mitigations for this issue.
Our investigation so far has shown that Internet Explorer 5.01 Service Pack 4 on Microsoft Windows 2000 Service Pack 4 is not affected, and that Internet Explorer 6 Service Pack 1 on Microsoft Windows 2000 Service Pack 4, and Internet Explorer 6, Internet Explorer 7 and Internet Explorer …

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[8 Jul 2009 | No Comment | 1,054 supporters]
Microsoft Security Advisory

Vulnerability in Microsoft Video ActiveX Control Could Allow Remote Code Execution

Microsoft is investigating a privately reported vulnerability in Microsoft Video ActiveX Control. An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could gain the same user rights as the local user. When using Internet Explorer, code execution is remote and may not require any user intervention.
We are aware of attacks attempting to exploit the vulnerability.
Our investigation has shown that there are no by-design uses for this ActiveX Control in Internet Explorer which includes all of the Class Identifiers within the msvidctl.dll that …