Microsoft ended support for older versions of Internet Explorer on January 12, 2016 and will no longer provide security updates or technical support for Internet Explorer – versions 8, 9 and 10.

Why Should You Ugrade Your Browser?
Vulnerabilities that may be exploited by malware are repaired with security updates, helping to keep users and their data safe. Regular security updates also help protect computers from malicious attacks, therefore, upgrading to Internet Explorer 11 is important for safe web browsing and improved browser security.

About Microsoft Internet Explorer 11
Internet Explorer 11 is the most current version of Internet Explorer, and will continue to receive security updates, compatibility fixes, and technical support for the Windows 7, Windows 8.1, and Windows 10 operating systems.  Internet Explorer 11 offers users the following:

  • Improved browser security and safety
  • Enhaned internet privacy
  • Improved browser performance
  • Better backward compatibility and support for today’s web standards.

Recommended Action
As a trusted IT Services and technology partner to many of Canada’s most respected law firms, we recommend upgrading your browser and staying up-to-date for a faster, more secure browsing experience.

To check your browser version and upgrade to Internet Explorer 11, click here.

Conclusion
Whether you are using Internet Explorer or an any other type of web browser staying current with updated versions and downloading updates is an important to maintaining browser performance and security.

Infoware specializes in IT Services and Support for law firms and professional services in the Greater Toronto Area and in the downtown core.  If you have questions or are looking for technical support contact us today.

Until next time, we wish you a happy and safe computing experience.

Additional Resources on Microsoft Internet Explorer
The following links provide additional information on browser security, privacy and Internet safety.