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.
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Did this really suprise anyone
by The123king on Fri 14th Jun 2013 18:03 UTC
The123king
Member since:
2009-05-28

Because i guessed this sort of stuff was happeing 3 years ago...

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bentoo Member since:
2012-09-21

Not surprised and also don't see the problem with it.

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WereCatf Member since:
2006-02-15

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?

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