Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Stop using IE6, IE7 NOW, warns Microsoft.

19 Jan 2010   #1
JMH

Win 7 Ultimate 64-bit. SP1.
 
 
Stop using IE6, IE7 NOW, warns Microsoft.

Quote:
Microsoft has dropped its softly-softly approach to IE upgrades, warning people to stop using Internet Explorer 6 and 7 immediately due to security risks.

The software giant today issued an advisory warning companies and individuals to upgrade to Internet Explorer 8 as soon as possible to protect themselves from the vulnerability that allowed Chinese hackers to infiltrate and steal software source code from some of the world's largest software companies, including Google and Adobe.
Source -
Stop using IE6, IE7 NOW, warns Microsoft


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
19 Jan 2010   #2
Pauly

Win7 Ultimate X64
 
 

Iv seen other articles that state the vulnerability is in IE6, 7 & 8 affecting XP, vista and SEVEN
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Stop using IE6, IE7 NOW, warns Microsoft.




Thread Tools




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Microsoft warns of new IE zero-day attacks
Microsoft warns of new IE zero-day attacks | ZDNet
System Security
Microsoft Warns Of Malware-Laced Counterfeit Software
GENERAL CYBER/ELECTRONIC CRIME Citing a rising tide of complaints from people who unknowingly bought counterfeit software infected with malware, Microsoft on Thursday announced the launch of educational initiatives and enforcement actions in over 70 countries to raise awareness of...
System Security
Microsoft Warns Users who uses the leaked OEM key.
Windows 7 OEM Product Key Leak Yesterday we were alerted to reports of a leak of a special product key issued to an OEM partner of ours. The key is for use with Windows 7 Ultimate RTM product that is meant to be pre-installed by the OEM on new PCs to be shipped later this year. As such, the use...
General Discussion


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 18:53.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App