ZDNet UK: Open-Source IE Patch Hits Trust Barrier

“Openwares.org, an open-source software development Web site,
has posted a patch that purports to fix a critical vulnerability in
Microsoft’s Internet Explorer browser, but software developers and
analysts are advising against installing it…

“Despite the apparent attraction of downloading the patch–for
which Microsoft as yet has no equivalent–analysts warned against
doing so…”

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