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Linux-Watch: How Much Abuse Will You Take from Microsoft?

Sep 21, 2006, 23:15 (11 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols)

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"Seriously, how many times must users and businesses be kicked in the face before they buy a clue? Before they realize that they don't have to stay in the abusive Microsoft relationship. The answer seems to be: an unlimited number of times.

"Take, for example, Internet Explorer. In the latest bad news, the newest zero-day flaw in the Internet Explorer implementation of the Vector Markup Language has opened up a gaping wound in Windows. Through that wound, every kind of garbage imaginable--bots, Trojan down-loaders, spyware, rootkits--are pouring into Windows systems..."

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