On Fri, 22 Jun 2007, Michael Watterson wrote:
> Untrue. If you disable various services and only bind TCP/IP.
Most ordinary users wouldn't have a clue how to do that though..
> A victim of their own popularity...
That's a fallacy. They're a victim of their own design decisions. As
> and adding the kitchen sink by default to the Network card.
They consistently choose features and expediency over security, yet
they still manage to have people defend them with "victim of
popularity" rubbish when revision **after revision** of their
software is found to have huge security flaws..
Paul Jakma paul at clubi.iepaul at jakma.org Key ID: 64A2FF6A
But hey, at the end of the day, numbers rule.
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