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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RE: easy answer is:
by JAlexoid on Sat 15th Jun 2013 11:12 UTC in reply to "easy answer is:"
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keep in mind that this is closed source software. End users can't fix bugs

End users can, however, mitigate the issues raised by those vulnerabilities.

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