[Dshield] Who's doing what
barkjr at home.com
Sat Aug 11 19:58:27 GMT 2001
> > Even for professionsl systems, software vendors should be held to higher
> > standards. While I think it is reasonable to ask system administrators to
> > keep up on patches, vendors should at least offer a service where they
> > will do it for you. I understand that MSFT is not offering such a service.
> > IBM on the other hand does. (And of course will they be allowed to charge
> > for it).
> Microsoft has "Windows Update" which will apply "Critical Updates" nearly
Don't forget that WinME downloads patches automaticaly unless it's disabled (it's enabled
on Dells at least). It'll probably be the same for WinXP.
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