Date: Tue, 4 May 2004 17:20:49 +0100 From: David Taylor <djtaylornospamoot.com> Subject: Re: OT- Heads Up - Sasser plug
> The inside and philosophy of MS Windows is quite different from most > modern operating systems, and that difference shows up in how easy it > is to exploit bugs. Have you ever looked at the timeline of patches versus exploits? It's the lack of patching (or code validation if you like) in the first place that's the real issue rather than one of exploiting bugs that were closed prior to the exploit being written. Anyway, that's enough OT for me! :) David.