Microsoft, where is IE6 sp2?

Posted by bink on September 18 2003, 7:06 PM. Posted in Internet Explorer.

3rd IE6 patch released this week, it's been over a year since IE6 sp1, I think it's time for IE6 SP2, deploying new Windows machines and getting them up to date is more and more a hassle.

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