Security experts warn against false sense of IE7 security


New browser, new meat for hackers! That's the message security firms are starting to give out as users download and install the new Internet Explorer 7.

The new browser has a stack of new features that will help bring it back on par with Firefox, including tabbed windows, integrated search and RSS feed manager.

But while there are also new security features clearer signposting of secure sites and a new badge system to alert you to phishing sites, the overall security of the product itself is now under severe scrutiny. Security experts warn against false sense of IE7 security - Security - www.itnews.com.au

Linked by shanmuga Friday, 20th October 2006 8:35AM