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Getting ready for Kama Sutra

  1. Jan 31, 2006 #1

    Math Is Hard

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    o:) Watch out for those dirty emails on Friday:
    http://news.zdnet.com/2100-1009_22-6031881.html
     
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  3. Feb 1, 2006 #2

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    Uh oh, now we'll know quickly enough who is opening emails about porn on their work computers. :rolleyes: If the computers are already infected, and they know what it is, can't they detect it now, before it starts propagating?
     
  4. Feb 1, 2006 #3

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    Microsoft's response is pretty good:

    http://www.informationweek.com/news...SRN2R0QSNDBCCKHSCJUMEKJVN?articleID=177105799

    Basically, they have the sofware but they won't be releasing the removal tool until the infection hits.

    I think this move is simply a way for Microsoft to push their next version of windows which should come out before the holiday seasons. They are going to say that Windows XP has a lot of security problems so you should upgrade.
     
  5. Feb 1, 2006 #4

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    :rofl: Only microsoft could get away with a marketing strategy like that..."Our last product was a piece of crap, so you should buy our new product." :rofl:
     
  6. Feb 2, 2006 #5

    That is quite literally how they sold XP home edition. "Yeah, Windows ME was a piece of crap, so you really need XP."
     
  7. Feb 2, 2006 #6
    Too many admins are sloppy... yeh they probably could contain it...
     
  8. Feb 2, 2006 #7

    Most PCs don't have admins. Just users.
     
  9. Feb 2, 2006 #8
    Networks are what stop worms propogating, you can contain worms very easily from popogating across the www.
     
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