Government issues major warning over ...

Government issues major warning over Internet Explorer

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Mark Prigg

Tempe, AZ

#1 Apr 29, 2014
Don't use IE: Government issues major warning over Internet Explorer bug and says hackers are ALREADY exploiting it
Microsoft says Internet Explorer bug is present in versions 6 to 11 - which dominate 55 percent of PC browser market
Department of Homeland Security advised computer users to consider using alternatives

Windows XP will not receive any updates - though between 15 and 25 percent of world's PCs use it
Attacks are currently against U.S.-based defense and financial sector firms

By Mark Prigg

Published: 13:43 EST, 28 April 2014 | Updated: 18:08 EST, 28 April 2014

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