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  • Microsoft says last week's IE7 flaw is really a problem in Outlook Express
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    Microsoft says last week's IE7 flaw is really a problem in Outlook Express

    By 23 October 2006

    Microsoft has shot back at a report from security firm Secunia claiming that it's analysts have found a flaw in Internet Explorer 7. A member of the Microsoft Security Response Center, Christopher Budd, has posted a note on the Center's blog to say that...

  • Vulnerability discovered in Microsoft's IE7
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    Vulnerability discovered in Microsoft's IE7

    By 20 October 2006

    Security analysts are working overtime on Internet Explorer 7, released by Microsoft this week for download. Secunia, a Danish security firm, has already found a bug that could give hackers access to sensitive information. The flaw theoretically allows...

  • Microsoft's Internet Explorer 7 ready for download
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    Microsoft's Internet Explorer 7 ready for download

    By 19 October 2006

    After a lapse of 5 years without an update, Microsoft has finally released the latest version of its web browser, Internet Explorer. IE7 is available now to download from Microsoft's website, and will be distributed gradually as an automatic update that...

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    Mozilla releases Firefox update to patch seven critical flaws

    By 28 July 2006

    Open source software company Mozilla has released an update to its browser, Firefox, to plug 12 security holes. Version 1.5.0.5 is expected to be the last tweak to this version until 2.0 emerges from beta on 26 September. This latest version fixes various...

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    Google claims microsoft IE7 unfair

    By 2 May 2006

    Google has cried foul to the European Commission over Microsoft's new internet browser, IE7, automatically directing web browsers to Microsoft's search engine by default. Not content with being the default for search engine for Firefox, Opera, Netscape...

  • Microsoft release second IE7 beta test
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    Microsoft release second IE7 beta test

    By 25 April 2006

    Microsoft has released the latest test version of its Internet Explorer 7 browser. Internet users wishing to try out what Microsoft has in store can download the application targeted at technology enthusiasts. Earlier this year Microsoft released a beta...

  • Firefox reasserts popularity over Internet Explorer
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    Firefox reasserts popularity over Internet Explorer

    By 5 November 2005

    According to a recent survey on the Internet by web monitoring company OneStat.com, Firefox has cornered 11.5% of the browser market share. Internet Explorer still dominates the landscape with a recorded global usage of 85.45%. In contrast to Microsoft's...