Browser Security Guidance: Microsoft Internet Explorer

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Guidance for organisations deploying Microsoft Internet Explorer on OFFICIAL end user devices


Browser Security Guidance - Microsoft Internet Explorer (PDF version)

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This ALPHA documentation is for public sector organisations to follow when deploying Microsoft Internet Explorer to OFFICIAL end user devices. It has been published to gain feedback on all aspects of the guidance.

This release has only covered a subset of popular browsers and platforms even though the framework has been designed to apply to a range of browsers available for the range of platforms that are covered by the End User Devices security guidance.

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