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The Register: Experts demolish MS anti-Apache FUD

Oct 01, 2001, 23:04 (10 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Andrew Orlowski)
"In response to Gartner's recommendation that businesses investigate alternatives to Microsoft's Internet Information Server, the Beast sent its sales staff a crib sheet with the theme: "all web servers are vulnerable - but some are more vulnerable others,". Several dozen of you have written to point out that Microsoft's list of vulnerabilities in Apache, PHP and MySQL misses the point.

"I am concerned along with many others with the apparently misinformed sales bulletin, sent by Microsoft to its sales force," Richard Brain of ProCheck writes. Some of the 'bugs' don't exist, and continues:-

Please read our analysis of the bulletin points below:-"

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