__/ [ Sinister Midget ] on Wednesday 10 May 2006 23:12 \__
> On 2006-05-10, Roy Schestowitz <newsgroups@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> posted
> something concerning:
>> __/ [ Sinister Midget ] on Wednesday 10 May 2006 12:27 \__
>>> On 2006-05-10, Roy Schestowitz <newsgroups@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> posted
>>> something concerning:
>>>> Microsoft warns of two 'critical' security flaws
>>>> ,----[ Quote ]
>>>>| SAN FRANCISCO - Microsoft Corp. on Tuesday warned of a "critical"
>>>>| security flaw in its Windows operating system and another in its
>>>>| business Exchange software that could allow attackers to take control
>>>>| of a computer.
>>> Someday they'll be able to announce something that *won't* allow fly-by
>>> 0wn3rship by just any ol' body.
>> ,----[ Quote ]
>>| The most surprising fact is that the attack on Amazon, eBay, and Yahoo
>>| was done by a 15 year old hacker. This can lead to serious impacts on
>>| the economy because a single individual can do so much damage without the
>>| risk of being caught. The result is that 4,000+ DDoS attacks are
>>| carried out per week.
> Ditto what I said above.
> I guess the eleven-year-olds are too busy at school to cause this kind
> of trouble right now. Summer vaction will be along soon, though.
Windows: elating school kids from script kiddies to Script Gods.
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