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Re: IE is just as safe as FireFox
From: "Curt Purdy" <purdy () tecman com>
Date: Sun, 14 Nov 2004 06:05:19 -0600
Do a search for reported vulnerabilities for IE and one for
I think by count alone IE will win.
I haven't run IE in a year and run Adaware once a quarter just for fun and
have not seen spyware since. And the newest feature of 1.0, notifying you
when ANYTHING try's to install, is just one more example of FireFox's focus
And as for those sites that use ActiveX, I pass them by since they don't
have the good since to stick with web standards.
Curt Purdy CISSP, GSEC, MCSE+I, CNE, CCDA
Information Security Engineer
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What's more, you deserve to be hacked.
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RE: IE is just as safe as FireFox Stuart Fox \(DSL AK\) (Nov 16)
- Re: IE is just as safe as FireFox Curt Purdy (Nov 14)