Internet Explorer 7 Protected Mode

Posted on Saturday, February 11 2006 @ 2:28 CET by Thomas De Maesschalck
Mike Friedman from the Internet Explorer development team posted an article on IE blog about the new Protected Mode in Windows Vista IE7:
We here on the IE team have a continuing focus on making web browsing safe from a variety of outside threats. Microsoft Windows Vista introduced an enhanced security model that we were able to build on in Vista's version of IE7. I want to tell you about a new major IE defense-in-depth security feature called Protected Mode. Defense in depth is a security principle that a system should provide multiple layers of defense, in case one layer is ever breached. Protected Mode takes advantage of three key new technologies in Vista's security model..
Read more over here.

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