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HOTFIX: An access violation may occur and you may receive an error message when you open a Web page that uses SSL in Internet Explorer 6

June 1st 2007 in Uncategorized

When you open a Web page that uses Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) in Microsoft Internet Explorer 6, an access violation may occur. Additionally, you may receive the following error message:


Microsoft Internet Explorer has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience.


http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx/kb/936882


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Mike Burgess was hopeful that Valueclick had cut ties with Winfixer.http://msmvps.com/blogs/hostsnews/archive/2007/05/25/valueclick-cuts-ties-with-the-winfixer-group.aspx
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See here – we have evidence of an attempt to infect systems with Winfixer TONIGHT via a malware ad via adfarm.mediaplex.com – this is one of the more *NASTY* ones – we’re not looking at just a pop-up, […]

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