This update addresses the vulnerability discussed in Microsoft Security Bulletin MS04-025.

A security issue has been identified that could allow an attacker to compromise a computer running Internet Explorer and gain control over it. You can help protect your computer by installing this update from Microsoft. After you install this item, you may have to restart your computer.

View: Microsoft Security Bulletin MS04-025 (includes download locations)

Note: This update is also available via Windows Update

News source: Microsoft Security