Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 10th Aug 2005 18:51 UTC, submitted by Not_Today
Privacy, Security, Encryption Microsoft unveiled details of its Strider HoneyMonkey research, a project that sniffs out sites hosting malicious code, and hands the information to other parts of the company for patching or legal action. The technical report (pdf) outlines the concept of cruising the Web with multiple automated Windows XP clients - some unpatched, some partially patched, some patched completely - to hunt for Web sites that exploit browser vulnerabilities.
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any excuse to spy on others
by pravda on Wed 10th Aug 2005 23:02 UTC
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This scheme is just a sham to give Microsoft some appearance of legitimacy as their spy on your Windows machine.

These fuckers never stop.

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