Erik Funkenbusch wrote in message news:...
> 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?

>
> You can't find it because that's not what was said. Also, it was about 18
> months ago.
>
> http://zdnet.com.com/2100-1104-901088.html
>
> Allchin warned that disclosure could lead to greater risks of viruses and
> trojans disabling security features.


Hmmmm... Even Microsoft's senior vice president doesn't trust Windows....