[Dshield] WMF "wait for us"
Johannes B. Ullrich
jullrich at sans.org
Fri Jan 6 16:13:40 GMT 2006
Wes S wrote:
> On 5 Jan 2006 at 8:55, Tim Hollebeek wrote:
>> Compared to the decision to completely discontinue security
>> support for XP Home in less than a year (!), this decision
>> is eminently reasonable.
> What? I just bought my mom a XP home computer for Christmas. Is
> this really true?
Here is MSFT's comparison page:
The missing "networking features" are unlikely to be used in a home
The only feature I would miss for home use is the encrypted file system
if you install it on a laptop. But for a desktop, thats probably less of
an issue (unless you have desktops walking away from you).
Johannes Ullrich jullrich at sans.org
Chief Research Officer (617) 639 5000
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"We use [isc.sans.org] every day to keep on top of
security at our bank" Matt, Network Administrator.
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