RE: Free, powerful graphics tool

Subject: RE: Free, powerful graphics tool
From: "John Posada" <JPosada -at- isogon -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 9 Jun 2004 12:20:06 -0400


Bruce...anything where you are storing PW or CC information under
someone else's control is ill-advised. However, I did do a Google on the
term Microsoft Passport Security Issues and yes, I did get
hits...however, most of them are dated around 2000 or 2001, and most of
them revolve the ability to send an email to change the PW and that was
fixed years ago, within a short time of discovery.

In doing a Google search as you advised, I'm even less inclined to worry
about it than I was before, and I wasn't much before either. The thought
you were an MSbigot never occurred to me...until now :-)


John Posada
Senior Technical Writer
Isogon Corporation
http://www.isogon.com
"Realizing Your Business Goals
Through Software Asset Management"

No doubt anything I say would be dismissed as anti-Microsoft bigotry by
someone on the list (not necessarily you, I hurry to add). So all I will
say is this:
If anyone thinks that Passport is harmless, do a Google search. You'll
soon learn all that you need to know about the security issues.

^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^

SEE THE ALL NEW ROBOHELP X5 IN ACTION: RoboHelp X5 is a giant leap forward
in Help authoring technology, featuring Word 2003 support, Content
Management, Multi-Author support, PDF and XML support and much more! http://www.macromedia.com/go/techwrldemo

>From a single set of Word documents, create online Help and printed
documentation with ComponentOne Doc-To-Help 7 Professional, a new yearly
subscription service offering free updates and upgrades, support, and more.
http://www.doctohelp.com

---
You are currently subscribed to techwr-l as:
archiver -at- techwr-l -dot- com
To unsubscribe send a blank email to leave-techwr-l-obscured -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com
Send administrative questions to ejray -at- raycomm -dot- com -dot- Visit
http://www.raycomm.com/techwhirl/ for more resources and info.



Follow-Ups:

Previous by Author: RE: Free, powerful graphics tool
Next by Author: RE: Free, powerful graphics tool
Previous by Thread: RE: Free, powerful graphics tool
Next by Thread: RE: Free, powerful graphics tool


What this post helpful? Share it with friends and colleagues:

Sponsored Ads


Sponsored Ads