IE Breach...

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  1. Spoiler

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    So, everyone hear about the IE breach, that apparently has gone on for a matter of 6 days now. They are recommending to use a diff browser temporarily til they can fix it. What's up with that?! I haven't heard anything til now and it has been going on for 6 days!?!

    A question though, online games don't run directly through IE, correct?
     
  2. Jux

    Jux Please, call me Steve. Veteran

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    ... link?
     
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    Glad I use firefox. And a Mac
     
  5. Nocturn

    Nocturn Doesn't really use TFW

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    Seconded.
     
  6. jorod74

    jorod74 Psycholagnist (Ret.)

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    Another example of a "meh" attitude toward a company's largest source of income- customers.

    MS has had such a long history of buggy, filled with holes
    product that i have replaced almost all of my MS software with shareware, freeware or 3rd party goods.
    and have had tonnes less complaints.

    this is so stupid. MS knows better but their status as THE OS kings allows them not to care.
     
  7. ILoveDinobot

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    crap, I have Firefox but I don't use it alot because all my passwords are in IE already, but now it looks like I am going to switch to it.
     
  8. Eric

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    *Laughs at all the people who STILL use Internet Explorer*

    Glad I switched to Firefox.
     
  9. Belgrath

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    Thank God for Firefox.
     
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    Thank goodness for over-reacting!
     
  11. DaggersRage

    DaggersRage Autistic bastard.

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    Internet Explorier is breached?!?! OH MY GOD! We need to do a counter attack! The machine gun will take too long to deploy, we're going to have to face them off in corridor 7! OH GAWD! They're already throu--.......
     
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    6 days, huh? The report I read said it was in every version of IE back to IE5.
     
  13. Rodimus Prime

    Rodimus Prime Sola Gratia, Sola Fide TFW2005 Supporter

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    Shhh! Didn't you know this is supposed to be about Microsoft haters coming out and announcing the genetic inferiority of others for using a certain web-browser and/or OS? Those Apple ads tell the haters that they're superior, so it must be true!
     
  14. Cheetatron

    Cheetatron Eh

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    Firefox can import your passwords and cookies screw IE. Firefox and Opera Mobile for the win
     
  15. yodafett

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    Patch for this was released last night, right? And as much as I like FF, it's expecting a upgrade too, to cover about 4 issues, from that I read.
     
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