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Re: press alert! (fwd)



At 03:15 AM 9/1/99 +0000, Louis Bertrand wrote:
>(Reposting to misc because of the lack of response on advocacy)
>
>Hello all,
>
>I just about choked on my lunch reading this newspaper's story on the
>HotMail breach:
> http://www.globeandmail.com/gam/National/19990831/UMAILN.html
> "Jill Schoolenberg, a marketing manager with Microsoft Canada's MSN unit,
>said attacks from computer hackers are the price that Microsoft pays for
>being a high-profile software maker with top-notch security systems."
>
I think HotMail is still running on FreeBSD, no?  Perhaps not as secure as
OpenBSD, but still miles ahead of NT.