Re: M$ a national security threat
Erik Funkenbusch <email@example.com> wrote in message news:<firstname.lastname@example.org>...[color=blue]
> On Fri, 01 Aug 2003 10:44:40 -0500, Pierre de Fermat wrote:
> > About 4-6 months ago there was a news article in which
> > Microsoft stated that if their code was open sourced
> > it would constitute a national security threat due to all of the
> > bugs and vulnerabilities in it.
> > I cannot find the link to that article. Does anyone have it?[/color]
> You can't find it because that's not what was said. Also, it was about 18
> months ago.
> Allchin warned that disclosure could lead to greater risks of viruses and
> trojans disabling security features.[/color]
Hmmmm... Even Microsoft's senior vice president doesn't trust Windows....