Reducing browser privileges

Wednesday, 5 October 2005, 12:24 PM EST

Security companies and researchers have made careers out of identifying the latest bugs in Internet Explorer. While Microsoft has been relatively idle, the developers of Firefox have continued to add functionality and provide what was perceived to be more secure code. The story doesn't end there, though. The past six months have seen major vulnerabilities in Firefox too, and its adoption has slowed.

By Mark Squire at SecurityFocus.

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