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Date: Fri, 14 Nov 2003 08:32:44 +0100
From: martin f krafft <>
To: "Thomas M. Payerle" <>
   full-disclosure people <>
Subject: Re: Funny article

also sprach Thomas M. Payerle <> [2003.11.13.1949 +0100]:
> Don't forget the fact the MS has much broader over security model
> than Red Hat and other Linux distros.  MS has the money to place
> bounties on the heads of people who hack their products, whereas
> the linux distros have to rely on the proven faulty method of
> simply writing secure code in the first place.

The bounties are all just marketing and PR. They are not going to
make their products more secure. They are a bloody joke.

PS: Please don't CC me on list replies!

martin;              (greetings from the heart of the sun.)
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