In case you're not following me on Twitter, this is a must read new story reported by the BBC today (December 16, 2008).
Security experts around the world are recommending that everyone (at least until Microsoft issues and emergency patch) stop using Microsoft's Internet Explorer broswer (IE) and switch browsers due to a major security flaw in the browser.
Read the full news article at: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/technology/7784908.stm
While security problems are nothing new to IE and other browsers, it is extremely rare if not unheard of for security experts to issue this type of warning. I strongly suggest that you read the full article for more detailed information.