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sam1967@hetnet.nl
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      02-13-2004
On 13 Feb 2004 19:17:12 GMT, donutbandit <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote:

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>> malicious hackers

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the words of Mr Steve Gibson.not mine.

>Hmmmmm........


I wish I knew how but I dont.

 
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      02-13-2004
On 13 Feb 2004 11:07:46 -0800, http://www.velocityreviews.com/forums/(E-Mail Removed) (Woz)
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>>"(E-Mail Removed)" <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote in message >news:<(E-Mail Removed)> ...

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><-snip->
>> How do you secure XP against unknown holes ? You cant.

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>You'll be pleased to know that eEye have a list of another 9
>vulnerabilities that they've reported to Microsoft and are now
>awaiting patching.
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>http://www.eeye.com/html/Research/Upcoming/index.html


fancy guessing what a few of them do ?

EEYEB-20030910-A
96 Days Overdue
Vendor: Microsoft
Severity: High
Date Reported: September 10, 2003
Estimated Number of Vulnerable Machines: 300 Million*

Description: When the user makes a telephone call to a Dominos or
PizzaExpress and orders an X-tra large Hawaiian the users PC will
automatically connect to a a P2P network and download copies of Elvis
singing Blue Hawaii. These will then be forwarded onto to the pentagon
inside an email attachment containg the text : dumru ,war dont pay -
unless ur Fluor (DC, PW, RP,DF, GWB)?


EEYEB-20030910-B
96 Days Overdue
Vendor: Microsoft
Severity: High
Date Reported: September 10, 2003
Estimated Number of Vulnerable Machines: 300 Million*

Description: When typing the words "microsoft security patch download"
into google the user's PC monitor will irradiate him with deadly gamma
rays leaving him bald and infertile. However he will still be able to
get all the latest hot news from msnbc.com AND download the latest
patch from Microsoft.



EEYEB-20031007
69 Days Overdue
Vendor: Microsoft
Severity: Low
Date Reported: October 7, 2003
Estimated Number of Vulnerable Machines: 91 Million*

Description: The PC starts doing Danny Kaye impersonations.
 
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      02-13-2004
donutbandit <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote in message news:<c0j7ro$9m2$(E-Mail Removed)>...
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> > malicious hackers

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> Hmmmmm........


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*cough* crackers

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