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From: dufresne at (Ron DuFresne)
Subject: Microsoft plans tighter security measures in
 Windows XP SP2

> >
> I think you maybe got off on a tangent and forgot to explain why you
> answered no to my question.
> In reference to your anti-capitalist rant... In the last 2 weeks MS has
> had to re-release their Oct. 15 patches twice. In that time their stock
> price has dropped more than 10%. Could it be that shareholders are
> learning that MS needs to do something about their shoddy work?

It's more likely that some of M$' GIANT clients are now taking a step back
from the cash registers and demanding change prior to investment.  Too bad
the homeland security division of the fed gov didn't take such a stand
prior to their buyin.


Ron DuFresne
"Cutting the space budget really restores my faith in humanity.  It
eliminates dreams, goals, and ideals and lets us get straight to the
business of hate, debauchery, and self-annihilation." -- Johnny Hart
	***testing, only testing, and damn good at it too!***

OK, so you're a Ph.D.  Just don't touch anything.

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