Questions tagged [internet-explorer]

Internet Explorer is a web browser from Microsoft. It is the default web browser in Microsoft Windows.

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Mechanisms of built-in password managers in browser

I am researching for auto-fill mechanisms in built-in web-browsers password managers. Using windows hosts file i am redirecting browser query to my web-server where i am storing the full copy of ...
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Does Chrome cache smartcard PIN?

When I have authenticated with a server suing TLS/SSL using HTTPS using a smartcard and PIN and I invalidate the TLS session by restarting the server, refreshing Chrome browser does not reprompt for a ...
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Securely launch local application from IE?

I am facilitating an management system project in intranet environment(but with internet access for many domain users) for printing barcode labels from a web interface. 1. The current method our ...
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Unwanted browswer redirection

I use IE 10 on Windows 10, and when I type www.outlook.com, my Facebook page opens! I can type www.msn.com and use it to get to the email, but what is causing this and how to fix it? I tried several ...
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Problem using custom CryptoNG KSP on IE 11

We are currently developing a custom KSP (Key Storage Provider) for a Key Storage System. We successfully developed a CSP (CryptoAPI) and a KSP (CryptoNG) provider, and both work really fine for ...
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Testing Adobe Flash - SWF Stack Corruption

For didactic purposes I have a windows 7 VM with IE11 and Adobe Flash 18.0.0.203. Also, I must test if CVE-2017-2988 can be executed on it. I have downloaded the stackbad.swf, inserted it in an index....
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Internet Explorer WScript Shell Enabled

While testing a company's systems security, I found out that they have allowed WScript.Shell to run in all of their Internet Explorer for Intranet websites. It works if you open HTML files in your IE ...
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Is it ok to turn off P3P in IE11 on Windows 7?

Some time ago Microsoft dropped support for P3P in IE11 and Edge on Windows 10 (https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/mt146424(v=vs.85).aspx). Unfortunately P3P remains in use, by default, in IE11 ...
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Sandboxing IE on metro interface

I hold a tablet with Windows 8.1. When I'm on the desktop interface I do use Sandboxie for normal internet usage to prevent having Windows infected. I wonder if there is a way to do the same with the ...
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Security audit framework of Internet Explorer Outlook Web Access (OWA) add-on?

I'm working with a software company that has developed an add-on to Outlook Web Access. They are aggregating data and providing a consolidated view of a particular topic / category. I have experience ...