Google Reveals Politically Motivated Attacks on Users

Monday Mar 14th 2011 by Datamation.com Staff
Share:

Targeted attacks are exploiting a MHTML vulnerability in Internet Explorer.

The Inquirer: According to security experts at Google, someone has launched "targeted attacks" against some activists who are Google users. The attacks are exploiting an MHTML vulnerability in Internet Explorer.

While Google and Microsoft do have some partial fixes which can provide limited defense against the attack, the best defense is to use a different Web browser than Internet Explorer.

Share:
Home
Mobile Site | Full Site
Copyright 2017 © QuinStreet Inc. All Rights Reserved