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Security Update, September 30, 1999

Posted 30 Sep 99

Read Me First

Installing this update will eliminate two security vulnerabilities in Internet Explorer:

  1. ImportExportFavorites Issue
  2. Unsafe ActiveX Controls

With this update, you can prevent a malicious web site operator from writing files to your computer that could execute possibly-destructive commands. The update will also prevent a web site from running unsafe ActiveX controls without your permission.

For more information on these vulnerabilities, please visit Microsoft Security Bulletin MS99-037.

How to download and install

NOTE: Please save your work and close all open applications before installing.

  1. Click the Download button at the top or bottom of the page.
  2. Follow the instructions on your screen.

How to use

Restart your computer to complete the install.

How to uninstall

No uninstall is available for this component.

Security Update, September 30, 1999

Posted 30 Sep 99

Last Updated: Thursday, May 17, 2001
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