Internet Explorer 8 blocked 1 Billion Malwares so far
Internet Explorer 8 SmartFilter feature blocked 1 billion malware download. SmartFilter will filter the URL's and it will check the servers for the malware content and it will give a warning in the internet explore screen about the safety of the web site.
According to Microsoft today 26 percent of users are using IE 8 as it was 15 percent in August last year.
More information on IE 8 can be seen in the below link