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On the logs to one of my websites, I always track the client's browser and OS. Every so often I see one with MSIE 6.0 and usually the http_referer field being blank. Since MSIE 6 doesn't exist in the wild anymore, would a good policy simply be to redirect all clients whose user agent contains "MSIE 6.0" to someplace else (as well as all clients whose user agent is blank)?

Thanks in advance.

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Unfortunately, MSIE 6 does indeed exist in the wild. A lot of companies still mandate it as their standard browser. –  Chris McKeown Apr 23 '12 at 12:58
    
Well, when I trace back the IPs they invariably resolve to somewhere in the peoples' republic of china... –  B. VB. Apr 23 '12 at 13:28
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http://www.ie6countdown.com/

If you have a look at that, it'll show you where IE6 is being used most.

Tom

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