[Owasp-singapore] Stop Using Internet Explorer 7 (For Now), Or Deploy Workarounds

Wong Onn Chee ocwong at usa.net
Wed Dec 17 22:37:00 EST 2008


Problems with Firefox too.
Do update.

http://www.networkworld.com/news/2008/121708-firefox-issues-eight-patches-for.html?nlhtsec=ts_121708&nladname=121708securityal


Wong Onn Chee wrote:
> http://securosis.com/2008/12/12/stop-using-internet-explorer-7-for-now-or-deploy-workarounds/
> http://isc.sans.org/diary.html?storyid=5458
> http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/advisory/961051.mspx
>
> FYI.
>
> Again, the practice of using different browsers for general surfing and
> sensitive access (internet banking) is recommended.
>
> Just as Firefox, Opera or Safari are vulnerable to bugs, using different
> browsers will avoid having any single vulnerability to "punch" a hole
> straight through all your defense and avoid being overly reliant on a
> single web browser.
>
>
>   



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