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Old 08-10-2006, 04:11 PM   #1
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A Warning from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security!!


http://www.dhs.gov/dhspublic/display?content=5789
 
Old 08-11-2006, 09:20 PM   #2
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Comment on a Slashdot forum: "...and with a handy backdoor installed monitoring computers would be even easier to automate."
 
Old 08-11-2006, 09:45 PM   #3
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jeez, even the department of homeland security has started issuing warnings for microsoft products now? when will the hypnosis end and people start switching to linux?
 
Old 08-13-2006, 06:20 PM   #4
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To put in a little perspective; I have been informed that this government warning is about a Windows Security patch. Now that is very, very bad Indeed!!
 
Old 08-13-2006, 07:24 PM   #5
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This is nothing new, the fact that the DHS is also now warning against security flaws in Windows, is in hopes in to getting more people to maintain their security updates for windows. There have been alerts sometimes coming from news organizations, such as cnn, bbc, etc.
 
Old 08-13-2006, 11:59 PM   #6
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What is " New " here; is that the " new Windows hole " is located within the " Windows security patch ".
 
Old 08-14-2006, 01:13 AM   #7
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That article basically says they fixed a problem with a bigger problem. Is anyone over at microsoft thinking?
 
  


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