Thanks to Ben Camm-Jones at WebUser for this warning. A new scam is a foot. If you receive an email warning about an Outlook vulnerability and guiding you to download a patch, don't fall for it.
I've not received the email myself and I don't have any more details than those offered by Mr. Camm-Jones. I apologize ahead of time if this is old news, but this is the first I've heard of it, and the article's just published today.
Susan Sales Harkins is an IT consultant, specializing in desktop solutions. Previously, she was editor in chief for The Cobb Group, the world's largest publisher of technical journals.