Is Internet Explorer a hacker’s best friend?

Today’s cyberattacks aren’t the smash-and-grab tactics used in the past. Attackers are increasingly focused on acting on good intelligence for well-planned attacks – and Microsoft’s Internet Explorer (IE) is a favorite tool. 

Browser security flaw could put passwords at risk

Browser security is one key to protecting an organization’s network, since the majority of security attacks come from the Internet. But security experts recently uncovered a flaw in a popular browser that could leave users open to a different kind of threat. 

4 keys for secure web browsing

There’s a lot of debate about which is the most secure web browser. Conventional wisdom says that Microsoft’s Internet Explorer, the most popular browser, is also the least secure because of the attention that hackers pay to it. 

DHS: New Java security attacks mean it's time to kill the platform

The latest round of critical Java security bugs and new attacks has IT pros asking a familiar question: Is it time to kill the software platform for good? 

5 keys for better browser security – whichever browser is used

A new report says some conventional wisdom about browser security might be wrong, as a series of tests to choose the most secure browser delivered a result that may surprise many IT pros: 

Firefox gets a speed boost

Users looking for ever-faster ways to browse the web may want to check out the latest version of Mozilla’s Firefox browser.

5 tools for browser security testing

A secure browser can be the first line of defense for a company’s network security. Here are some tools that can help find and fix security holes.

Can’t get rid of IE6? Here’s a solution

Despite the fact that the browser’s almost a decade old and known to have security issues, a lot of businesses are still using Internet Explorer 6.

Internet Explorer’s popularity continues to fall

Despite dominating the market recently, Internet Explorer is now used by less than half of web users.

Microsoft: Don’t upgrade to IE9 yet

The latest version of Internet Explorer has gotten some pretty positive reviews, but Microsoft has warned businesses to wait before they upgrade.