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Re: Worms versus Bots
- From: Richard Welty
- Date: Tue May 04 10:20:27 2004
On Mon, 03 May 2004 13:51:35 -0600 Mike Lewinski <email@example.com> wrote:
> Then again, I've seen businesses who had sensitive client financial data
> on compromised systems completely ignore this advice, so it's generally
> given without much hope, esp. where the stakes are lower.
ditto. i have some very specific memories of explaining to a CEO
who should have known better (an ex engineer) why we really
needed to "nuke the servers from orbit, it's the only way to be sure"
after an infestation at a startup some years back.
Richard Welty firstname.lastname@example.org
Averill Park Networking 518-573-7592
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