Finally browser companies take the lead in XSS

My RSS reader popped up with a new article from the IEBlog today, for those that don’t know the IEBlog is the web log from the Microsoft Internet Explorer team. The article is over at http://blogs.msdn.com/ie/archive/2008/07/02/ie8-security-part-iv-the-xss-filter.aspx detailing that Internet Explorer 8 Beta 2 will include a Type-1 XSS Filter.  This is fantastic news as along with…

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Time to vent some anger at PayPal

Now I’m not going to get into the argument of the rights or wrongs of using PayPal as a transaction processor, for me it’s simple, easy, relatively cheap and if you use eBay you’re pretty much forced to use it anyway.  Also not all of this is PayPal’s fault, but I’ll start there OK so…

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