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Re: New Internet Explorer Beta
From: Anders Breindahl <skrewz () skrewz dk>
Date: Fri, 18 Feb 2005 02:02:11 +0100

Yes, I did notice that too. I find it somewhat odd, that the browser is not 
secure in itself.

It seems, that in Microsoft's point of view, security needs to be something 
complex and patchy. No such simple solution as simply upgrading software to a 
version which is not vulnerable.

I don't get it. Isn't this whole requirement of a third-party antivirus suite, 
firewall and spyware-remover a big mess and a waste of resources?

Regards, Anders Breindahl.

On Wednesday 16 February 2005 01:26, Stan Bubrouski wrote:
On a related topic Microsoft's whole Anti-Spyware suite running on top 
of a new IE just to plug holes?  How much memory is wasted when you 
could simply run firefox or another browser and have no need to run 
either of those two hogs.

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