Which browsers offer the most protection against socially engineered malware?
NSS Labs findings show that Microsoft Internet Explorer provides SEM protection that is superior to all other tested browsers and many endpoint protection (EPP) products. Cloud-based EPP file scanning can provide substantial SEM protection when integrated into a browser. The Google Safe Browsing API does not provide adequate SEM protection. The Chinese browsers tested are viable and demonstrate the ability to compete on technical merit.
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