Re: A more rational approach to Browsers - Microsoft please read this

From: news.microsoft.com (nobody_at_nowhere.abc)
Date: 09/11/04


Date: Sat, 11 Sep 2004 11:44:31 -0700

http://www.microsoft.com/security/incident/settings.mspx

"Karl Levinson [x y] mvp" <levinson_k@despammed.com> wrote in message
news:eKvAmkylEHA.3612@TK2MSFTNGP12.phx.gbl...
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> "news.microsoft.com" <nobody@nowhere.abc> wrote in message
> news:u%23cSlQslEHA.2864@TK2MSFTNGP14.phx.gbl...
> > I have been using IE's more secure settings for the past two months.
Every
> > time I need to use a new site, I have to put the domain name in the list
> of
> > trusted sites. I have gotten accustomed to doing that.
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> I would question what settings you're using and where you got them from.
> The settings I recommended harden the Local Computer zone which should not
> affect you in the slightest. I also haven't heard any such complaints
from
> XP Service Pack 2 users about those settings being annoying. It sounds
like
> you've hardened the Internet zone, which yes, can be annoying, especially
if
> you disable Active Scripting in the Internet zone, something I would never
> do. I think hardening the Local Computer zone is much more important than
> hardening the Internet zone.
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