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  • Mozilla fixes potential DoS flaws in firefox

    Firefox versions 2.0.0.4 and 1.5.0.12 fix flaws attackers could exploit to do a variety of damage. Mozilla says this is the final update for Firefox 1.5. 

  • Podcast: More or less, a browser security comparison

    Expert Peter Gregory offers a browser security comparison, Firefox vs. IE 7, as well as advice on how to decide which is right for your organization. 

  • Admins run into trouble with Microsoft updates

    A DNS service failure and an ongoing WSUS glitch are among this month's frustrations as IT administrators try to deploy the latest security patches from Microsoft. 

  • Mac hack puts Apple faithful on the defense

    This week in Security Blog Log: A much-hyped QuickTime exploit threatens Mac OS X and Windows browsers, but the Apple faithful feel the greatest sting. 

  • Scaling back Web browser security expectations

    Some say the state of Web browser security is in peril because browsers often fail to act as a first line of defense against malware. Does that mean there's a browser architecture crisis? Web security expert Michael Cobb says Web browser security cou... 

  • Spam poses as Internet Explorer 7 download

    Beware of emails from "admin@microsoft.com." It may look like an invitation to download Internet Explorer 7, but it's really a trick to infect machines with malware. 

  • Exploit code out for Internet Explorer flaw

    Websense Security Labs warned that exploit code targeting the Internet Explorer MDAC flaw has been published. Microsoft released a patch for the flaw in February. 

  • What are the security risks of using an alternative browser?

    A product like Internet Explorer may be the market leader, but that doesn't mean a thing when it comes to security. In this expert Q&A, application security expert Michael Cobb examines the vulnerabilities in IE and other browser contenders. 

  • Mozilla releases Firefox fix

    One newly-discovered flaw and several glitches introduced in the last update have been fixed with Mozilla's release of Firefox 2.0.0.3 and 1.5.0.11. 

  • Phishing risk seen in new IE 7 flaw

    Microsoft said it is investigating a flaw in Internet Explorer 7 (IE 7) attackers could exploit to launch phishing expeditions.