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Windows 7: IE8 Blocks 2 Million Malicious Websites per Day

27 Nov 2009   #1
neoasr

Windows 7 ultimate 32bit OEM 6.1 Build7600
 
 
IE8 Blocks 2 Million Malicious Websites per Day

IE8 Blocks 2 Million Malicious Websites per Day

With the SmartScreen feature


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Microsoft’s latest iteration of Internet Explorer comes with enhanced security features compared to its predecessor, helping users stay secure while browsing. In both Windows Vista and Windows 7, Internet Explorer 8 is designed to run by default with low privileges, in the context in which User Account Control is enabled. In addition, IE8 features the SmartScreen, a feature designed to protect end users from phishing attacks. According to the Redmond company. IE8’s SmartScreen is currently blocking in excess of 2 million malicious websites per day.
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27 Nov 2009   #2
Dinesh

Windows® 8 Pro (64-bit)
 
 

2 million websites per day?? They must be kidding.
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