"WEB users have been warned against using Microsoft's Internet
Explorer (IE) because of a security threat.
"Two countries - France and Germany - have now issued warnings,
while Microsoft has urged users to upgrade to IE8.
"Germany warned users Friday after a malicious code - implicated
in recent attacks on Google - was published online, and now Certa,
a French Government agency that oversees cyber threats, has warned
against using all recent versions of the web browser."