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Varonis uncovers two new Windows vulnerabilities
Thu, 27th Oct 2022
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Users don’t have to use Internet Explorer for its legacy to have left you vulnerable to LogCrusher and OverLog.
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Kaspersky finds zero-day exploits in Windows OS and Internet Explorer used in targeted attack
Tue, 18th Aug 2020
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"What is particularly interesting in the discovered attack is that the previous exploits we found were mainly about elevation of privileges."
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Microsoft IE vulnerability to go unpatched until mid-Feb
Tue, 28th Jan 2020
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A blog post from security vendor ESET has outlined the risk of the zero-day for those who are still using the relic browser of internet-past.
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Microsoft places IE on death row
Mon, 5th Jan 2015
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After 20 long years, Microsoft may finally be putting Internet Explorer out to pasture.
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Listen up - Microsoft rolls out Internet Explorer patch... Windows XP included
Sat, 3rd May 2014
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In what has been a very busy week for those in Redmond, Microsoft has today released a patch designed to fill the hole in its Internet Explorer browser.
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Microsoft issues Internet Explorer vulnerability guidance
Fri, 2nd May 2014
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"As criminals become more sophisticated, it is important to keep current with software that has the latest security protections built in."
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Symantec leads Internet Explorer fight back
Wed, 30th Apr 2014
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In response to the latest Microsoft Internet Explorer Zero Day vulnerability, Symantec has provided a script to mitigate against the attacks, posting the tool on its blog for people to download.
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Microsoft rushes to fix major Internet Explorer security flaw
Tue, 29th Apr 2014
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"Microsoft is aware of limited, targeted attacks that attempt to exploit a vulnerability in Internet Explorer 6, Internet Explorer 7, Internet Explorer 8, Internet Explorer 9, Internet Explorer 10, and Internet Explorer 11."
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Windows XP users exposed as Internet Explorer comes under attack
Tue, 29th Apr 2014
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"Symantec Security Response encourages users to temporarily switch to a different Web browser until a patch is made available by the vendor."
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Microsoft got fined, but it doesn’t care
Thu, 7th Mar 2013
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The European Commission has stung Microsoft with a US$731m fine for violating terms of its settlement of an ant-trust case - but will it care?
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Internet Explorer 8 and Windows XP systems at risk
Tue, 19th Feb 2013
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internet explorer
Dimension Data uncovers security issues which could allow remote parties to gain full control of a target PC.
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Microsoft brings Internet Explorer 10 to Windows 7
Wed, 14th Nov 2012
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After much speculation software company launches web browser preview.
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How to stop your Internet Explorer getting infected
Fri, 21st Sep 2012
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Microsoft urges hundreds of millions browser users to download security software after a newly discovered bug makes PCs vulnerable to hacker attacks.
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Sydney e-retailer implements 'Internet Explorer 7 tax'
Thu, 14th Jun 2012
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6.8% surcharge added to purchases to counter cost of supporting six-year-old browser.
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Chrome overtakes Firefox, eyes up IE
Fri, 2nd Dec 2011
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Google browser takes second place in browser wars; so how far away is Internet Explorer?
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‘Study’ questions intelligence of IE users - Updated
Thu, 4th Aug 2011
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IQ test report revealed as a hoax. The French failed to see the funny side.
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Safari and Chrome make gains in browser wars
Tue, 3rd May 2011
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Safari and Chrome gain market share despite version updates from Microsoft and Mozilla
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Browser wars
Sun, 1st May 2011
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The Netguide Browser wars - IE, Firefox, Chrome, Safari, Opera, or Avant? We take a look.
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Internet Explorer 9 goes live
Tue, 15th Mar 2011
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The latest Microsoft browser comes out of beta and goes on general release in 39 languages.
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Major improvements made to Chrome
Wed, 9th Mar 2011
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internet explorer
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chrome
Latest Google browser comes out of beta with updates made to speed, ease-of-use and password security.
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Microsoft issues IE warning
Thu, 4th Nov 2010
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Targeted attacks using a remote code execution vulnerability are being addressed.
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What is New Zealand's ugliest website?
Thu, 16th Sep 2010
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websites
Microsoft asks you to vote for the country's ugliest websites, with the winner receiving a makeover.
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IE9 available soon
Mon, 16th Aug 2010
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Microsoft has announced that the beta version of its new web browser, Internet Explorer 9, will be available for download soon.
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Microsoft patches botched Hotmail update
Thu, 12th Aug 2010
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Try using Google Chrome in the meantime, Microsoft recommends...
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