[nSLUG] Re: Recent Patches and Updates.

Miles Thompson milesthompson at ns.sympatico.ca
Sun Mar 14 22:40:02 AST 2004

At 04:26 PM 3/14/2004 -0400, you wrote:
>This is far from atypical.  A lot of people think they need to "upgrade"
>their OS from Win9x to WinXP, because, well, they can.  So they buy the
>CD, format their hard drive, and install.

And do not even take the few moments to engage XP's admittedly inferior, 
but at least it's there, native firewall. Nor does MSFT turn it on 

A friend, who shall remain nameless, figured Aliant was doing all the 
filtering of virii, spyware and the like. He's receiving a harsh lesson.


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