from the zero-is-where-you-start-counting dept.
bheer writes "A zero-day attack on IE was used to carry out the cyber attack on Google and others that's been gettingsomuchink recently, reports The Register, quoting McAfee's CTO. While the web (and security) community has pointed out the problems with IE's many security flaws (and its sluggish update cycle) in the past, IE shows no sign of vanishing from the corporate landscape."
"An idealist is one who, on noticing that a rose smells better than a
cabbage, concludes that it will also make better soup." - H.L. Mencken