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Microsoft promises patch for Internet Explorer security flaw
Security flaw affects versions of Explorer going back to 2001
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Users of Microsoft's Internet Explorer should be aware of a new security flaw.  

It can allow hackers to gain acess to your computer.

The problem is this flaw has been in every Internet Explorer version since 2001.   

IE versions 6 through 11 are affected, which collectively account for 55 percent of the global browser market.

Microsoft is promising a patch.

A cyberseucrity software maker, FireEye, says hackers have been using the vulnerability to attack US-based companies in the financial and defense sectors.  

The company also says other groups of hackers are now racing to learn more about this so they can launch similar attacks before the security update arrives.

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Users of Microsoft's Internet Explorer should be aware of a new security flaw.  

It can allow hackers to gain acess to your computer.

The problem is this flaw has been in every Internet Explorer version since 2001.   

IE versions 6 through 11 are affected, which collectively account for 55 percent of the global browser market.

Microsoft is promising a patch.

A cyberseucrity software maker, FireEye, says hackers have been using the vulnerability to attack US-based companies in the financial and defense sectors.  

The company also says other groups of hackers are now racing to learn more about this so they can launch similar attacks before the security update arrives.

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