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Re: sorry! RE: Stats about JavaScript availability

From: Jon Hanna <jon@hackcraft.net>
Date: Fri, 04 Nov 2005 17:46:50 +0000
Message-ID: <436B9E8A.7000906@hackcraft.net>
To: Jon Dodd <jon@bunnyfoot.com>
CC: 'Colin Lieberman' <clieberman@dralegal.org>, w3c-wai-ig@w3.org

> My perception is that everyone now uses it but have heard that up to 
> about 10% of people are browsing without it for several reasons:
> 
> * banned from a corporate environment because of security issues
> 
> * using alternative devices which do not support it (not necessarily 
> adaptive technologies)
> 
>  
> 
> Anyone got any references or info on this.

I recall at least one Microsoft security advisory as advised turning off 
Javascript as an interim measure while a hole was bing patched, so that 
figure could periodically spike.
Received on Friday, 4 November 2005 17:41:18 GMT

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