E8 topic 7 - User application hardening
Browser risks can come in many forms, however the Essential Eight targets a number of products and suggests practices that may violate your personal ethics. Modern browsers are designed to keep safe because they implement sandboxing and they do not support Flash or Java. If you are still using Internet Explorer, stop using it! We talk about installing an ad blocker, but ethically is it right? We give you the information you need to decide if your personal ethics are greater than your need to stay protected from malvertising. We’ll find out that compliance with the Essential Eight’s maturity level three is simple for some items but difficult for others.