[nikonf4] Re: Microsoft warns of zero-day attack affecting Internet Explorer 6, 7, 8

  • From: Eric Welch <ericwelch@xxxxxx>
  • To: nikonf4@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Sat, 06 Nov 2010 08:48:20 -0700

On Nov 6, 2010, at 8:23 AM, Mark Stein wrote:
> Unfortunately IE6 refuses to die.  MS won't EOL it.  What's happening instead 
> is developers just refuse to write for it.  At work I managed to convince my 
> boss, and the client that we shouldn't support it with the project we're 
> doing.

That someone needs convincing at this point should require their demotion or 
early retirement. They are clearly past their prime. Even my company is now 
going with Windows 7 on new machines and planning on installing Windows Server 
2010 in the next year or two.


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