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this is the latest version of security update, the "October 2003, Cumulative
Patch" update which resolves all known security vulnerabilities affecting MS
Internet Explorer, MS Outlook and MS Outlook Express. Install now to
maintain the security of your computer from these vulnerabilities, the most
serious of which could allow an attacker to run code on your system. This
update includes the functionality of all previously released patches.

System requirements Windows 95/98/Me/2000/NT/XP
This update applies to MS Internet Explorer, version 4.01 and later
MS Outlook, version 8.00 and later
MS Outlook Express, version 4.01 and later
RecommendationCustomers should install the patch at the earliest
How to installRun attached file. Choose Yes on displayed dialog box.
How to useYou don't need to do anything after installing this item.

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