Remember the Internet Explorer vulnerability reported by Microsoft itself back in September 17th? The vulnerability later used to exploit a wide range of PC running Windows and Internet Explorer. This risk is critical, here we have brought a temporary solution by Microsoft TechNet.
Initially Microsoft reported the IE 8 & 9 are only vulnerable to this exploit, but later its found all version of Internet Explorer is actually vulnerable to this. So Microsoft released this temporary solution via Fix-It tool. The patch will be released via Windows Update too, but instead of waiting for the Windows Update its advised to use this Fix-It solution right away, specially if you use Internet Explorer.
How To Protect Your PC?
Though there is two solution, 1) via Fix-It tool 2) via Microsoft EMET. We found Fix-It tool is very easy and will probably most accurate for our reader. So we will only discuss about Fix-It solution.
Install Microsoft Fix It Tool
Grab Microsoft Fix-It tool from Microsoft – here.
This tool does not need any configuration or user interaction. Just grab and run it.
If you want to learn more about this issue and fix you should go to this page at TechNet.
And always stay updated, install Windows Update as they appear available to protect your PC.