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Re: Microsoft DNS resolver: deliberately sabotagedhosts-file lookup
From: "John Creegan" <jcreegan () questarweb com>
Date: Thu, 13 Apr 2006 13:52:43 -0500

I'd agree with that.  What's the explanation for them doing the same thing with MSN?

On April 13, 2006, at 1:49, brandon s. allbery wrote:

On Apr 13, 2006, at 1:29 , Dave Korn wrote:

  Hey, guess what I just found out:  Microsoft have deliberately  
sabotaged
their DNS client's hosts table lookup functionality.

I thought this was part of avoiding malware attempts to block Windows  
Update.

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