"A patch is still not available for IE"

Give them some time, ZippyV. Mama mia. You know how much has to happen before a patch is released?

First, the hole needs to be isolated (not always easy). Then a solution designed (not always easy). Then implementation(not always easy). Then testing(not always easy). Then fixing the bugs caused by the implementation(not always easy). Then start the cycle again(easy).

Look at this way: Developers and testers in IE land will be working through the weekend. Should they not be allowed to get any sleep or food or fresh air until the patch is ready to ship? There's only so many hours in a day.

I have tremendous respect for what these guys and gals in patch land are doing. It's one of the hardest jobs at Microsoft and it also gets the least amount of love.



Charles