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Bug in NIS 2009: “user names and passwords AutoComplete” always enabled in IE7

Alert: bug in Norton Internet Security 2009 reported by the Norton Community: “user names and passwords AutoComplete” always enabled in IE7.

Fix: change “HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main\FormSuggest Passwords” to “no” and change the permission to read-only in regedit.

Advice: before editing the registry, make a backup of it.

Source/more: Norton Community.com

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January 2, 2009 - Posted by | Advisories, Alerts, Friends, Norton Internet Security, Recommended External Security Related Links | , , , , , ,

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