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Outlook Users Face Zero-Day Attack
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J_Brandt
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J_Brandt,
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3/31/2014 | 11:46:07 PM
Re: All eggs in one basket
Microsoft is only the target because of its market share.  If you're going to write an exploit, you want it to have the greatest effect possible.  Also the larger the install base the more the curve of skills and patching.
Joe Stanganelli
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Joe Stanganelli,
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3/26/2014 | 8:49:06 PM
Re: All eggs in one basket
TBH, I don't think it's much of a "Microsoft monoculture" anymore.  Apple has made SIGNIFICANT headway in the enterprise, as have other competitors.  More malware is targeted to Apple than ever before (partly because of those awful Java vulnerabilities), and Android is seeing more enterprise adoption -- and hack/malware targeting -- as well.

Anyway, I'm personally a Lotus fan.
moarsauce123
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3/26/2014 | 7:10:53 PM
All eggs in one basket
That is what one gets from clinging to the Microsoft monoculture in the enterprise. If not everyone would run Exchange/Outlook/MS Office there would be less of a reason to target Microsoft products.
Indian-Art
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Indian-Art,
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3/26/2014 | 1:27:26 PM
Thunderbird is safe
Time to take the free, safe, secure & feature-packed LibreOffice for a spin. Its truly multi-platform & takes just a few minutes to install.

Try it you have so much to gain: www.libreoffice.org/download

I think Thunderbird is safe as well.
codyhalter281
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3/25/2014 | 2:01:20 PM
Let See
just as Rebecca said I can't believe that you able to get paid $8327 in four weeks on the computer . site here>
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David F. Carr
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David F. Carr,
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3/25/2014 | 12:59:29 PM
Email spam/AV protection for Outlook bug?
Are email filtering programs such as Postini and Barracuda scanning for this yet?
Joe Stanganelli
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Joe Stanganelli,
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3/25/2014 | 11:20:05 AM
Email insecurity
Ugh.  Between this stuff and the NSA debacle, this makes me want to go back to smoke signals for communication.


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