The cyber attack on Google from China took place because of an error in a browser Internet Explorer. Microsoft has already released an emergency security fix. The service pack for IE6, IE7 and IE8 is available at Microsoft TechNet.
After the cyber attack on Google from China and information that the hit was possible because of an inaccuracy in a code of a browser Internet Explorer, The German Federal Office for Information (BSI) Security warned users against using Internet Explorer versions 6, 7 and 8 until Microsoft fixed the security hole. Today the French
According to a survey from the analytical firm StatCounter, browser Mozilla’s Firefox 3.5 had a 21.93% market share while Microsoft’s Internet Explorer 7 has 21.2 % and Internet Explorer 8 has 20.33%. We can see that Internet Explorer is losing market share by falling during a period of one year from 68% to 55%. *Browser