German Government Says Stop Using IE

Posted In World - By NitiN Kumar Jain On Saturday, January 16th, 2010 With 0 Comments

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The German Federal Office for Information Security (Bundesamt für Sicherheit in der Informationstechnik) has issued a recommendation to citizens and businesses to switch to another web browser until Microsoft patches a recently discovered vulnerability in Internet Explorer 6, 7, and 8.

The vulnerability is reported to have been exploited by hackers who attacked Google servers in China.

Read the English translated version of the orignial notification.

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