Weeks after Microsoft study finds the opposite. A Mozilla-commissioned study has given the antifraud features in the Firefox 2.0 browser high marks, finding they are much more effective than those in IE7 (Internet Explorer 7.0).
SANS sees VoIP security take a hit, too. Judging by the number of highly targeted attacks in the past year, 2007 will need to see a big increase in the level of protection provided for web and Microsoft office applications if our PCs are to escape the year unscathed.
Microsoft has launched a beta of its Forefront client security application. The spyware and virus filtering application has been available as a limited beta and earlier this week was released a public download. The final product is slated for a June 2007 release.