Windows Security Marketing

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dhouwn
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Windows Security Marketing

Post by dhouwn » Mon Feb 08, 2010 7:42 am

Quoting from this CNET article with much babbling from security experts and 'security experts'.

Paul Cooke, director of Windows client and enterprise security wrote:Windows running with IE 8 is the only combination of browser and operating system technology that has anything like an XSS (Cross-Site Scripting) filter
Too bad there is no Add-On for an alternative browser… :roll:
(also http://hackademix.net/2009/11/21/ies-xss-filter-creates-xss-vulnerabilities/)

Paul Cooke, director of Windows client and enterprise security wrote:"Windows 7 has investments that extend the security enhancements from Vista (like) Data Execution Prevention technology, Address Space Randomization technology, kernel patch protection, User Account Control
Well, but…
Mark Russinovich, Windows Kernel Guru wrote:Neither UAC elevations nor Protected Mode IE define new Windows security boundaries.
(And even less with the new default behavior in Windows 7)
Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 6.1; en-US) AppleWebKit/532.9 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/5.0.317.2 Safari/532.9

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