Re: Mozilla Statement on CIA / Wikileaks
- Date: Thu, 16 Mar 2017 10:10:42 -0500
- From: Ron Hunter <rphunter@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Mozilla Statement on CIA / Wikileaks
On 3/16/2017 8:32 AM, Daniel wrote:
No, it means Microsoft OWNS it, and they are letting you know that you
have NO CONTROL of it. That is why I won't be buying another desktop
computer when this one bites the dust.
On 16/03/2017 10:56 PM, Sailfish wrote:
My bloviated meandering follows what WaltS48 graced us with on 3/8/2017
//A couple of quotes from
If the information released in today’s reports are accurate, then it
proves the CIA is undermining the security of the internet – and so
Once governments become aware of a security vulnerability, they have
a responsibility to consider how and when (not whether) to disclose
the vulnerability to the affected company so they can fix the problem
and protect users.
Microsoft has remained silent on why it chose to delay the February
update in the first place.
Early notification regarding WikiLeaks Microsoft vulns?
Hmm! About 24hrs ago, when I switched this laptop off, it applied (I
think) three updates .... first time I had that happen in months.
When I booted up this evening, it applied almost 6,000 updates to the
Registry and re-booted!
Does that mean my laptop is healthy now?? ;-)
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