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Re: MS is vulnerable
> Date: Thu, 29 Jan 2004 09:26:05 -0500 (EST) > From: [email protected] > This is because your mom doesn't want to have to hire a > technical consultant to manage her IT infrastructure when all > she wants to do is get email pictures of her grandkids. Problem: 1. Even so-called "easy" systems are often too complex for $non_technical_person 2. When insecure software is exploited, $non_technical_person must hire a technical consultant anyway to backup data, reinstall the OS, and restore the data. Windows can boot to safe mode. Would an "admin mode" be that much more difficult? Just don't allow switches to admin mode to be automated by software... Eddy -- Brotsman & Dreger, Inc. - EverQuick Internet Division Bandwidth, consulting, e-commerce, hosting, and network building Phone: +1 785 865 5885 Lawrence and [inter]national Phone: +1 316 794 8922 Wichita _________________________________________________________________ DO NOT send mail to the following addresses : [email protected] -or- [email protected] -or- [email protected] Sending mail to spambait addresses is a great way to get blocked.