Latest Internet Explorer 8 Stories

2013-07-08 23:23:18

idcloak's newly released U.S. web proxy prevents websites and NSA surveillance from tracking or monitoring a user online. If incognito mode removes digital fingerprints on a device, the U.S. web proxy does so on the net. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) July 08, 2013 The free U.S. web proxy released by idcloak allows users to access the internet without fear of government surveillance or corporate tracking. The service is recommended as a partner to privacy features built in to browsers, such as...

2013-06-21 23:15:44

idcloak's new US web proxy prevents user footprints appearing on the net, This makes it the perfect partner for private browsing features on modern browsers, which remove digital footprints on a device. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) June 21, 2013 idcloak’s latest anti-surveillance release, the free US web proxy, allows users to visit sites without leaving traces of their movements online. The company aims for the service to partner browser privacy features such as Incognito mode on Chrome...

US Nuclear Researchers Targeted Via Zero-Day Flaw In Internet Explorer 8
2013-05-06 11:32:32

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online A zero-day flaw has been found in Microsoft´s Internet Explorer 8 (IE8), a four year old version of their popular web browser. Security experts and Microsoft alike have pointed out this flaw which has been found to be used by Chinese hackers to target US nuclear researchers in watering-hole attacks. According to security experts at Invincea, the Department of Labor (DoL) was compromised on May 1 to redirect visitors to a...

Microsoft Introduces Your Privacy Type Tool
2013-04-23 10:04:04

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Say what you will about the company, but Microsoft has shown that they are willing to work hard and try new things to stay relevant in a rapidly changing industry. Case in point: Their newer advertising campaigns place their products in the customer´s hands and beg them to try their product themselves. The “Bing it On Challenge,” for instance, pits their search engine directly against Google´s. Last...

2011-05-18 14:08:43

Microsoft reported in a blog post on Wednesday that one out of every 14 programs downloaded is malware. The software giant said Internet Explorer blocks between 2 and 5 million attacks a day for IE8 and IE9 customers. Application Reputation, a security feature of IE9, uses URL-based methods to detect sites that could be hiding malware, but also detects the file and determines if others have downloaded it.  Jeb Haber, the program manager lead for SmartScreen, said a newly created file...

2011-03-19 00:00:28

The new product release along with other new releases of SharePoint 2010, Exchange 2010, Virtualization, and Office Suite 2010 are available for training and certification at CED Solutions, the #1 location for Microsoft Certifications in North America. Atlanta, GA (Vocus/PRWEB) March 18, 2011 The new product release along with other new releases of SharePoint 2010, Exchange 2010, Virtualization, and Office Suite 2010 are available for training and certification at CED Solutions, the #1...

2010-12-23 12:30:00

Microsoft has issued a new warning about severe vulnerability issues with all versions of its widely-popular Internet Explorer (IE) browser, saying booby-trapped webpages could allow attackers to take control of an unprotected computer. BBC News reports that code to exploit the bug has already been published, though Microsoft said it had no evidence that the malicious strain was currently being used by hi-tech criminals. While Microsoft works on a permanent fix for the issue, it has...

2010-12-08 07:55:00

Microsoft plans to allow users of its new Internet browser to stop certain sites from gathering information about them as the company seeks to avoid federal online privacy legislation. The opt-in feature, called "tracking protection," is based on technology developed for Microsoft's current browser. The software giant said the new feature is designed to "help consumers be in control of potential online tracking as they move around the Web." "Tracking Protection is the new privacy feature in...

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