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Msie Ie7 Popup Address Bar Spoofing Vulnerability


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Posted 26 October 2006 - 01:48 PM

...Secunia (http://secunia.com/advisories/22542/ is reporting a new Microsoft Internet Explorer (MSIE) 7.0 vulnerability. This vulnerability allows a malicious site to spoof the content of the address bar. Instead of the actual URL, the user will see a "fake" URL...As a quick workaround you may want to configure MSIE 7.0 to open new windows in a new tab. In order to do this, Tools -> Internet Options -> Tabs Settings -> When a pop-up is encountered: Always open pop-ups in a new tab...

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