How To Repair The Internet Explorer Security Bug

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Microsoft's May 1 Security Bulletin lists the effected versions, including Windows RT and some editions of Windows Server, the IE versions for each and the severity of the problem. For systems running Windows 7 or Windows 8, there's not much to do beyond visiting the Windows Update Control Panel and selecting "Check for Updates." On its IE Repair Page,  Microsoft directs Windows XP users to download Internet Explorer 8. The Windows Update website recommended a more circuitous route through the Start screen (shown), which brought us back to the desktop-based Control Panel anyway.

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