The Denver Post: It's Hard to Stay with the Angels
Sep 08, 2004, 04:00 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Ed Quillen)
"For once, I'm on the side of the angels when it comes to
homeland security. A few months ago, the federal Department of
Homeland Security issued a warning. It seems that Internet
Explorer, the web browser that comes with Microsoft Windows, is a
threat to the nation's security because it has so many flaws which
allow outsiders to get information from your computer.
"According to the department, 'there are a number of significant
vulnerabilities.' However, 'it is possible to reduce exposure to
these vulnerabilities by using a different web browser' like
Netscape or Opera..."