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Re: Steve Gibson smokes crack?
From: Stan Bubrouski <stan.bubrouski () gmail com>
Date: Fri, 13 Jan 2006 16:31:56 -0500

On 1/13/06, Todd Towles <toddtowles () brookshires com> wrote:

Stan wrote:
Ordinarily I'd argue, but its hard to when we find out
Microsoft knew about the bug for a long time and made a
concious decision not to patch it even though they knew it
could lead to a system compromise.

Concious decision? So you are in the Microsoft meetings? Do
tell...didn't think so. They may have known about it, but many huge

Do you often ask and answer your own questions?

companies have security problems in their software..some are so embedded
in the system or related to how the program work..that they will do
anything to protect it.

Why talk about hypotheticals when the thread is about the real thing?

Why didn't this get thrown up with the Cisco/Lynn outcry? Oh...because

Yeah cause Cisco has lots to do with SetAbortProc...

hitting on Microsoft gets you more attention perhaps...

Yeah cause threads like this really open peoples eyes...

Don't get thrown off your high horse now,


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