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Re: What do you want your ISP to block today?
On Saturday, Aug 30, 2003, at 01:58 Canada/Eastern, Matthew S. Hallacy wrote:
That won't save them when the time required to download the patch set is an order of magnitude greater than the mean time to infection.On Fri, Aug 29, 2003 at 11:42:16PM -0400, Sean Donelan wrote:North Texas charges students $30 if their computer is infected, and needs
Seems to me that it would be far more effective to simply prohibit connection of machines without acceptable operating systems to the network. That would send a more appropriate message to the vendor, too (better than "don't bother to test before you release, we'll pay to clean up the resulting mess").