Security Now

May 4th 2006

Security Now 38

Browser Security

The most useful program on your computer is also the most dangerous. This week, a look at browser security...
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Why is Internet Explorer so insecure? What can you do to secure it? And why is it so hard to make a secure browser? Steve talks about security policy vs. browser flaws, how he uses IE safely, and why Java and Javascript are inherently more secure than ActiveScript and ActiveX.