Microsoft Announces Eight Security Updates
On Thursday, Microsoft announced its intentions to release eight security fixes spanning a number of its products. Five of the patches are considered Critical, including fixes for all supported versions of the Windows OS, two for Internet Explorer, and one for VBScript programming software. The other three updates are rated Important, two of which are patches for supported Windows OS's, and the other for Microsoft's Visio design software. The updates are scheduled for release next Tuesday.