Wednesday, December 17, 2008

Security Advice for all readers

This is a security advice to all the readers of Speak India. If you are browsing the web through your Internet Explorer browser, change your web browser right now. BBC reported that this security flaw could allow criminals to take control of your PC, steal your passwords and damage your system.

The flaw in Microsoft's Internet Explorer could allow criminals to take control of people's computers and steal their passwords, internet experts say.

Microsoft urged people to be vigilant while it investigated and prepared an emergency patch to resolve it. BBC

You can switch to a new web browser. You can try switching to Mozilla Firefox or Google's Chrome for a safer web experience. I would suggest you use Mozilla's Firefox, since chrome is new and prone to bugs.