Microsoft Corp is now selling Windows Internet Explorer 8, a new Web browser. It can be downloaded at http/ com/ie8.

Internet Explorer 8 is said to be easier and faster to use and has leading-edge security features. A recent study commissioned by Microsoft showed that 91 percent of adults in the US were concerned about online threats and were more likely to choose a Web browser with built-in security.

“Customers have made clear what they want in a Web browser – safety, speed and greater ease of use,” said Steve Balimer, CEO of Microsoft.-VNS/VNA