[linux-elitists] Dateline April 12, 2001 Microsoft: Closed source is more secure
Wed Aug 15 03:02:29 PDT 2001
<quote who="Aaron Lehmann">
> BTW, does anybody know if this has *ever* happened? Some histroical
> precedent would be interesting. In theory, such a backdoor wouldn't
> last long, and its existance time should be inversely proportional to
> the popularity of the project (Mozilla DOES NOT COUNT).
Thanks to Telsa, who pointed this one out to me:
Yes, it has happened, and it sucks pretty hard. There are numerous other
examples, but this is the most recent.
Mangoes are nature's edible orgasm.
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