RE: [ISN] PATCH DELAY? Buffer Overflow in UPnP Service On Microsoft Windows

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Date: Tue Jan 01 2002 - 23:10:56 PST

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    Forwarded from: security curmudgeon <jerichoat_private>
    cc: mcdonald_patrickat_private
    > Forwarded from: McDonald Patrick <mcdonald_patrickat_private>
    > I don't have an issue with how long Microsoft took to issue.  I
    > have issue with Microsoft not notifying their customers.  How many
    > people could have been exploited and never known?  Microsoft could
    > have taken their sweet time as long they advise the consumer on
    > how to protect themselves until the patch was loaded.
    .. and something I have harped on before. What is the point of
    providing an email address during product registration if they don't
    use it? This is one time where e-mail would probably be welcomed by
    anyone using their products, yet Microsoft still opts not to inform
    their customer base.
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