Spoofed urls in IE: a vulnerability -- or an issue?

Summary:Microsoft is rejecting claims by a German security researcher that a spoofing technique discovered in Internet Explorer is a security vulnerability -- even as the company acknowledges it as a security issue. Whatever you want to call it, Outlook Express is also affected.

Microsoft is rejecting claims by a German security researcher that a spoofing technique discovered in Internet Explorer is a security vulnerability -- even as the company acknowledges it as a security issue. Whatever you want to call it, Outlook Express is also affected.

Topics: Tech Industry

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David Grober has worked a variety of editorial roles in the technology media since 1982, when he joined the copy desk at IDG's Computer Business News. He served as managing editor for PC Week (now eWeek) and, later, Digital News. David made the leap from print to online publishing in 1994, when he joined Ziff-Net's Software Library. Sinc... Full Bio

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