IE Security Flaw

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Post 3+ Months Ago


Users of the world's most common web browser have been advised to switch to another browser until a serious security flaw has been fixed.
Internet experts say the flaw in Microsoft's Internet Explorer could allow criminals to take control of people's computers and steal their passwords.
Microsoft is investigating the problem and preparing an emergency software patch to resolve it.
The unusual step of issuing an emergency fix is due to take place on Wednesday

... ... rity-flaw/

// Sorry if this has already been posted else where.
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Post 3+ Months Ago

Sounds like a scare tactic.

I also heard another story, where a security flaw was found in Youtube. Everyone is advised to use until the flaw can be fixed.

Now the fact that I own BodyDot has no corrolation. Honest. Stop using Youtube and use my site. Now.
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Post 3+ Months Ago

Have to laugh every time I use IE (which is as seldom as possible), I use it assuming it has an unpatched vulnerability. For that matter I use Windows under the same assumption.
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Post 3+ Months Ago

The good news is if you're not browsing anything dodgy, you've really got nothing to worry about.

Have fun perpetuating the non-sense folks.

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