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Re: FBI tells the public to call their ISP for help

  • From: Owen DeLong
  • Date: Thu Jun 14 11:27:07 2007



On Jun 14, 2007, at 8:03 AM, Jim Popovitch wrote:


On Thu, 2007-06-14 at 07:41 -0700, Owen DeLong wrote:
Wouldn't it be more appropriate if the FBI told people the phone
number to Micr0$0ft?

It would lighten the load on the ISPs, but would it really achieve anything worthwhile?

-Jim P.

It would place more of the burden on the source of the problem. Hopefully, it would also allow Micr0$0ft to assist the people unfortunate enough to have purchased their products overcome the problems created by that decision, but, that might be asking too much.

Owen