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In statistics, the most frequently occurring value in a given data set.
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Active exploitation can be prevented by using several workarounds, which include setting the Security Level for the Internet Zone (and if necessary the Intranet Zone) to High; disabling ActiveX controls and scripting for the Internet Zone; using IE's Protocol Lockdown feature control to restrict use of the "file:" protocol; or running IE in Protected Mode when available.
In addition to all of the features listed above, McAfee Total Protection also offers powerful security features like Link Checker that checks the safety of links in popular email and instant messaging applications along with Protected Mode that blocks access to dangerous 'red' and 'yellow'-rated Web sites without a password.
5 was the first product to co-exist with the security enhancements in Vista including IE protected mode while suppressing the User Account Control prompts that have drawn so much negative attention.
Windows Vista's User Account Control provides additional protection for users with features such as Internet Explorer protected mode but does not solve the problem of allowing non-administrators to perform tasks that require administrator rights without those users having access to administrator credentials.
Two units support 10-bit, 1080i playback in protected mode (RAID 5)
Protected Mode: Protected Mode enforces McAfee SiteAdvisor Plus' safety ratings by redirecting consumers to a safe page any time their computer is about to interact with a risky site, whether through searching, browsing, instant messaging or e-mailing.
Microsoft said users running IE 7 on Vista can configure the browser to run in Protected Mode to limit the impact of the vulnerability.
Equally important, because the PEG GUI and its applications do not link directly to hardware devices, they can run in protected mode (in a separate virtual address space), thereby preventing errant or malicious GUI processes from disrupting critical kernel functions.
Connect2SMTP can run in protected mode without requiring a particular