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Microsoft Unplugs the Internet Explorer and Windows 8, Long after the World Did

Posted on January 12th, 2016.

Beginning today, January 12, 2016, Microsoft is essentially killing all versions of its flagship browser Internet Explorer, bar its latest version, IE 11. The browser isn’t the only product being cut off from Microsoft support and development. Windows 8 is also seeing a similar fate. It has been a long time coming. While the world has...



Microsoft Is Slowly Calling Curtains on Internet Explorer

Posted on December 7th, 2015.

Come January 2016, Microsoft will stop support on all previous versions of the storied and significant browser – the Internet Explorer. Only the latest and incidentally the last version of the browser – version 11 will be supported going forward. Unless you’re on Windows 10, Internet Explorer is still the default browser bundled...



No Browser is Secure: All Major Browsers Hacked at 2015 Pwn2Own Contest

Posted on March 22nd, 2015.

At least on Windows, and possibly on Mac. At the 2015 Pwn2Own Contest in Vancouver, which is part of the larger computer security conference called CanSecWest, independent security researchers were able to execute exploits on all four major browsers. The victims were Safari on OSX, Chrome on Windows, Firefox on Windows, and, less...