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Re: [suse-security] WindowsXP contact it's home ?!
  • From: Peter van den Heuvel <peter@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 17 Dec 2001 22:25:10 +0100
  • Message-id: <3C1E62B6.AB3D8578@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> So that's why you don't run SuSE Linux, or Mandrake, or RedHat, eh? All
> three of these systems install ntpdate by default.
>
> Furthermore, Windows XP displays the internet time service tab right where
> I'd expect to find it - on the time and date control, and (god forbid)
> actually *makes you look* at the time and date control on installation.
Yah, and comes with a sys-admin rights enabled default UID installed,
together with a default password. Probably usefull to the remote support
staff (that you can never hope to contact), or the rest of the world
(and that's "don't call us, we'll call you -do-do-do-dooooo-do-d-do").

> Sigh.
Yo!

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