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Microsoft Advises to Type in URLs Rather than Click 984

Posted by CowboyNeal
from the tedious-surfing dept.
spacehug writes "In a recent Microsoft Knowledge Base article, they provide 'Steps that you can take to help identify and to help protect yourself from deceptive (spoofed) Web sites and malicious hyperlinks.' These steps include always using SSL/TLS, typing 'JScript commands' in the address bar, and typing in URLs instead of clicking links! I have a suggestion that's not in the Knowledge Base: don't use IE!"
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Microsoft Advises to Type in URLs Rather than Click

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