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IE7 Cumulative Update August 2007 – further information

MS07-045 - Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (937143) CSS Memory Corruption Vulnerability - CVE-2007-0943 - Internet Explorer 5.01 on Windows 2000 A remote code execution vulnerability exists in the way Internet Explorer parses certain...

The IE Cumulative Update for August 2007 has been released

The IE Cumulative Security Update for August 2007 is now available via Windows, Microsoft and Automatic Update. Information about the cumulative update can be found here: http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/Bulletin/ms07-027.mspx The update fixes...

The value in the "CSP" field appears as "Loading" when you use the Advanced Certificate Request page to submit a certificate request to an enterprise CA in Internet Explorer

This problem occurs because active scripting is disabled for the security zone to which the application enterprise CA belongs. http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx/kb/939290
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HOTFIX: MFC ActiveX controls that belong to one Web page may remain present in all the Web pages when you use the Back and Forward buttons in IE6

When you use the Back button and the Forward button to browse between Web pages in Microsoft Internet Explorer 6, MFC ActiveX controls that belong to one Web page may remain present in all the Web pages. This problem occurs after you install ActiveX update...
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IE7 Security Indepth video now available online together with the IE Desktop Security Guide

Markellos Diorinos, an IE Product Manager, has made available online his Tech Ed presentation " Windows Internet Explorer 7 Security Indepth ". Several other Tech Ed presentations are also available for your viewing pleasure. The Internet Explorer...

3 new ie7 knowledge base articles... apparently...

Edit - the entries are live now - sometimes we're just too quick off the mark ... It seems that we have 3 new KB articles specific to IE7 for your viewing pleasure... the only thing is, none of them are loading for me... maybe you'll have more...
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Don't take the bait - Internet Explorer 7 tools help you recognize phishing scams

My latest column for the Windows Help and How-to Community is now live. "With more and more people using Internet banking and other online financial services, the number of con artists trying to separate us from our hard-earned savings has grown...

Your questions answered: Being charged for support calls

I received an email today that says: "I have an issue that occurred once I upgraded to Internet Explorer 7 on my computer running Windows XP Media Center Edition. For some reason, I can no longer change the icon for any of my IE shortcuts that I...

You cannot use IE to connect to a Microsoft Virtual Server 2005 Administration web site and then connect to another Virtual Server

When you use IE6 or IE7 to connect to a Microsoft Virtual Server (VS) 2005 Administration Web site and click Switch Virtual Server to connect to another Virtual Server that does not have constrained delegation enabled you receive an error message that...
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HOTFIX: A site does not run in the expected security zone in IE7 if the site address in the security zone uses a wildcard character

Symptom 1 A site address that uses a wildcard character overrides a site address that uses the exact name. For example, assume that you have added the "*.subdomain.domain.com" site address to the Local Intranet security zone. You also add the...
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HOTFIX: IE7 does not open a link in a new window as expected after you use Dynamic Data Exchange to integrate a program into IE7

Consider the following scenario. You use Dynamic Data Exchange (DDE) to integrate a program into Windows Internet Explorer 7. In this program, you configure some options to open links in new Internet Explorer windows. However, when you try to open a link...
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HOTFIX: The "Size (bytes) field displays the file size as Damaged when you view the file properties for an ActiveX control in IE7

Consider the following scenario. You download an ActiveX control. You view the file properties for the control in the Downloaded Program Files folder. You click the Dependency tab in the Properties dialog box. In this scenario, the Size (bytes) field...
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Attention developers: new IE6 and IE7 VPCs based on XPSP2 with the latest patched are planned for release on 10 August 2007

A common request by developers is that they want to run IE6 and IE7 side by side for testing purposes. To address this need (and help developers avoid having to use the various hacks that almost/kinda/close enough met the developers' need to run IE6...
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Your questions answered: Smartbridge Alerts problem when using IE7

How can I not answer the following plea for help? "how do i get rid of smartbridge alerts , please it is driving me crackers." I assume that the error the writer is complaining about is very similar, if not identical, to this: "SMARTBRIDGE...

Your questions answered: IE7 crashes when a window is closed

I received this email today: "I use Vista. Each time I close an I.E. window I get a message that IE has stopped working and, eventually IE restarts when I want it closed, Can you help?" If I were a betting person I'd put my money on an add...

Internet Explorer stops unexpectedly when you try to use a JavaScript command to start Internet Explorer at a specific size and location

When you try to use the following command to start Windows Internet Explorer at a specific size and location, the command does not work, and Internet Explorer stops unexpectedly: "C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\IEXPLORE.EXE" "BLOCKED...
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Description of the Jet 4.0 Database Engine update rollup for the release version of Windows Vista: 11 May 2007

This article describes the Microsoft Jet 4.0 Database Engine issues that are fixed in the Jet 4.0 Database Engine update rollup for the release version of Windows Vista. This update rollup is dated May 11, 2007. http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx...
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The list of search providers includes two entries for Live Search after you use an .adm file to configure Live Search as one of the search providers in IE7

This problem occurs because Internet Explorer automatically sets the required registry entries to add Live Search every time it starts. The fix? Don't use an .adm to add Live Search. You don't need to. http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx...
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HOTFIX: The blank IE window does not close automatically in IE6 for Windows XP SP2 after you successfully download a Microsoft Office document from a Web page

This problem does not occur when you use one of the following products: • Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 Service Pack 1 (SP1) • Internet Explorer 6 for Windows XP SP2 that does not have Microsoft Security Bulletin MS05-054 or a later update installed ...
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Community KB: Text may appear in reverse order in IE

This is not a bug in Internet Explorer and happens if the left arrow key is pressed while holding the Ctrl key. To resolve this issue, hold the Ctrl key again and press the right arrow key. http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx/kb/555940
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