Wednesday, January 17, 2007

Need extra Income -- Develop a Exploit.

iDefense Labs has issued a Internet Explorer 7 vulnerability challenge... Develop a unique sploit that is remote code execution vulnerability and get paid between $8,000 and $12,000.  Hurry Contest ends March 21, 2007.   Microsoft Vista is also included in the contest.  More details at source.


Monday, January 15, 2007

Internet Explorer 8 (IE8) on the way.

With the different IEblog messages and IE developer boards hinting on IE8,  the eight edition (or maybe 7.5) will probably debut within a month or two of the RTM of Longhorn Server.  With all that is going on at Microsoft, and the fact that they want you to update to IE7, they probably will not mention IE8 until a lot closer to the release date of Longhorn Server.  Corporations and Consumers may hold out thinking "why upgrade twice".   Just my Thoughts....