Administrators are advised to apply the appropriate updates.
Administrators may consider configuring Internet Explorer to prompt users before running ActiveX controls and Active Scripting by setting the Internet and Local Intranet security zone settings to High. Alternately, administrators could disable ActiveX and Active Scripting in these security zones.
Users are advised to add trusted sites to the Internet Explorer Trusted sites zone.
Users are advised not to open e-mail from untrusted sources and may consider reading e-mail in plain text format.
Users are advised not to follow unsolicited links. Users should verify the authenticity of an unexpected link from a trusted source prior to following it.
Users are advised to run applications with the least necessary privileges.
Users may consider using an alternate browser that does not support ActiveX controls.