Operation Clandestine Fox: Hackers attacking computers through new Internet Explorer vulnerability

If you are using Internet Explorer to browse the web, experts are warning that it's probably time to switch. 

It doesn't matter if you're running Internet Explorer 6 or Internet Explorer 11 -- or anything in between -- they're all affected by a vulnerability that could compromise your computer.

In a campaign they call "Operation Clandestine Fox," hackers are taking advantage of this bug to attack corporations. 

Private individuals are at risk too, as the vulnerability affects 26 percent of the entire browser market

Experts warn users to be careful which websites you visit using Internet Explorer because hackers have designed websites to exploit this flaw.

Microsoft says it's working on a security fix but one has not been made available yet. However, if you are still running Windows XP, you won't get the patch regardless.

In any event, if you want to use a different browser, you can find Google Chrome here and Mozilla Firefox here.

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