What a Joke! Internet Explorer 9 Crowns the Browser Security

Internet Explorer 9 Takes the Browser Security Crown

After the post on "How to surf safely? Dump IE, choose a better browser" was online, a reader pointed me to a so-called research report that IE 9 crowns the browser security. According to the report, IE 9 can block 96% socially engineered malware; while the distant second (Chrome) can only block 13.2%. Full report is ...

How to surf safely? Dump IE, choose a better browser

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This is part 4 of the Safe Surfing Guide series. You may check other parts as well to read the  complete safe surfing guide. To surf safely, your browser can also play an important role. There are so many choices for browsers now: IE, Firefox, Chrome, Opera, SeaMonkey; all are freely available. But unfortunately, most users ...

How to surf safely? Anti-malware

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This is part 2 of the Safe Surfing Guide series. You may check other parts as well for a complete safe surfing guide. After reading the part 1 of this guide, you installed the antivirus software (hopefully, it is Avast), you may still expose yourself to something named malware occasionally. Malware includes all malicious software. Some examples ...