[svlug] LoveLetter reporting -- Microsoft, not computer, virus

Ian B MacLure imaclure at mail.arc.nasa.gov
Thu May 4 17:52:40 PDT 2000


>When contacting the press via legacy technologies here are a couple of
>issue to suggest they investigate:
>
>1. Why, despite multiple occurances of such viruses, does Microsoft
>refuse to remove the ill-conceived and poorly designed "features" which
>allow such viruses to exist?
>
>2. Why, despite having caused, on multiple occasions, at least hundreds
>of millions of dollars in damages, including to innocent third parties
>not even using Microsoft products, shouldn't Outlook and Exchange be
>considered "defective products"?


	3.	And why, given defective products they have willfully and
		negligently failed to fix are the land sharks not circling for
		the kill.... Anybody got the number for the San Diego assault
		lawyers ( Lerach et al. ).

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