• Application Reputation

    Social-engineering attacks are more common than attacks on security vulnerabilities. Traditional defense against malware is a URL-based filter to screen out known malware websites. Microsoft introduced a new defense called Application Reputation that is available in Internet Explorer 9 (IE9) through the SmartScreen Filter. Application Reputation allows publishers and their applications to build a reputation over time through these principles:

        in Code Signing, Secure Browsing, SSL