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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..."

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