IE 7 gives secure Web sites the green light


Microsoft has quietly flipped the switch on a new feature in Internet Explorer 7 meant to combat phishing scams.

The software giant in early January made a change on its computer systems that allowed Web sites fitted with a new type of security certificate to display a green filled address bar in IE 7, Markellos Diorinos, a product manager for Windows at Microsoft, said in an interview. IE 7 gives secure Web sites the green light | CNET News.com

Linked by shanmuga Saturday, 3rd February 2007 10:07PM