Issue No. 06 - November/December (2004 vol. 8)
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By mid-September, IE was clearly under siege on various fronts because of security flaws. On 8 September, USA Today suggested users switch to Firefox 1.0; on 16 September, the Wall Street Journal's technology columnist, Walter Mossberg, also wrote that users should stop using IE and start using Firefox.
IE, Firefox, Opera, browser security, alternative browsers
G. Goth, "IE Security Flaws Spike Interest in Alternative Browsers," in IEEE Internet Computing, vol. 8, no. , pp. 8-11, 2004.