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Security Alert: Stop Using Internet Explorer Until Further Notice

Microsoft issued a security advisory of a vulnerability in every version of Internet Explorer. ITS recommends that all students, faculty and staff stop using IE to browse the web.

2014-04-29

ITS is aware of an active exploitation of a vulnerability that affects every version of Microsoft Internet Explorer (IE). This exploitation could make your device vulnerable to hackers.

For detailed information, see Microsoft Security Advisory 2963983.

ITS recommends that all students, faculty and staff stop using IE to browse the web. Please consider employing an alternate browser such as Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome.

If you need assistance installing an alternate browser, please contact the IT Service Desk at 507-389-6654 or email servicedesk@mnsu.edu.

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