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Lawrence D'Oliveiro
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      10-16-2008
In message <(E-Mail Removed)>, Carnations wrote:

> The fundamental flaw is that they're using MSIE.


No, in this case it sounds like it's doing the right thing.
 
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Lawrence D'Oliveiro
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      10-16-2008
In message <(E-Mail Removed)>, Carnations wrote:

> On Thu, 16 Oct 2008 18:43:22 +1300, Lawrence D'Oliveiro wrote:
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>> In message <(E-Mail Removed)>, Carnations wrote:
>>
>>> The fundamental flaw is that they're using MSIE.

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>> No, in this case it sounds like it's doing the right thing.

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> It is not the Right Thing to use MSIE ...


Vacuous argument. MSIE is doing the right thing, warning about an insecure
authentication method being used.
 
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Lawrence D'Oliveiro
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      10-16-2008
In message <(E-Mail Removed)>, Carnations wrote:

> On Thu, 16 Oct 2008 20:35:17 +1300, Lawrence D'Oliveiro wrote:
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>> In message <(E-Mail Removed)>, Carnations wrote:
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>>> On Thu, 16 Oct 2008 18:43:22 +1300, Lawrence D'Oliveiro wrote:
>>>
>>>> In message <(E-Mail Removed)>, Carnations wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> The fundamental flaw is that they're using MSIE.
>>>>
>>>> No, in this case it sounds like it's doing the right thing.
>>>
>>> It is not the Right Thing to use MSIE ...

>>
>> Vacuous argument. MSIE is doing the right thing, warning about an
>> insecure authentication method being used.

>
> Irrelevant.


See subject line.

 
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