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Microsoft Word Vuln Went Unnoticed for 17 Years: Report
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allhealthpost
allhealthpost,
User Rank: Apprentice
11/17/2017 | 1:34:22 AM
Re: Define a virus
great post to read
Joe Stanganelli
Joe Stanganelli,
User Rank: Ninja
11/16/2017 | 3:55:12 PM
17 years
> 17 years

Considering my preferred version is Office 93, I should be good. ;)

(JK...but I do miss the old days of MS-DOS and Windows 3.x.)
bluvg
bluvg,
User Rank: Apprentice
11/15/2017 | 2:46:29 PM
Re: Define a virus
Looks like Linux-based Android isn't doing so well, security-wise. The recent Bluetooth and KRACK flaws hit Android much harder than both Windows and iOS, and were patched later. The "many eyes" notion has failed in high-profile ways recently as well, with several long-standing bugs affecting Linux going unnoticed for over a decade.
REISEN1955
REISEN1955,
User Rank: Ninja
11/15/2017 | 8:14:11 AM
Define a virus
Years ago I read an editorial about define standards for a virus and on each and every point, Microsoft Windows ITSELF met the criteria pefectly.   Just to keep things in perspective and now the Linux people can laugh.


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