[windows2000] Re: Discussion: Microsoft to release patches once per month

  • From: "Sorin Srbu" <Sorin.Srbu@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: "windows2000@xxxxxxxxxxxxx" <windows2000@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 11 Dec 2003 09:57:53 +0100

On Wed, 10 Dec 2003 09:40:23 -0800, Amer Karim wrote:

>If a serious security flaw is found then a patch to fix it will be released on 
>its own, separate from their regularly scheduled releases - i.e. a situation 
>like the RPC/DCOM patches.

Ah, ok. That's better. 8-)

>>He said the reason was that WE, the end user, told M$ that M$ was
>>overloading us with all these darn patches, so THEY did us a favor and
>>cut it back to once a week, and now once a month.
>Do they mean that even if a serious security flaw is found, it
>won't be posted until the next monthly release??



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