Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 14th Jun 2013 17:32 UTC
Microsoft From Bloomberg: "Microsoft, the world's largest software company, provides intelligence agencies with information about bugs in its popular software before it publicly releases a fix, according to two people familiar with the process. That information can be used to protect government computers and to access the computers of terrorists or military foes." The lid has officially been blown off.
Permalink for comment 564760
To read all comments associated with this story, please click here.
bentoo
Member since:
2012-09-21

"also don't see the problem with it.


You don't see the problem with deliberately delaying fixing security issues with a very widely-used OS?
"

How does advanced notification equate to delaying fixing?

Reply Parent Score: 4