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9/22/2017 12:11:25 AM
Posted: 8/16/2005 6:39:16 PM EDT
I downloaded the patches for it the day before it hit. I understand it has taken out many Windows 2000 systems.
Link Posted: 8/16/2005 6:43:01 PM EDT
Firewalls are your friend.

That said, I updated my Win2k boxen
just to be safe.
Link Posted: 8/16/2005 6:46:01 PM EDT
haven't seen it on mine or customers systems
Link Posted: 8/16/2005 6:46:07 PM EDT
I dont deal with the servers at my place, but I know the guys that do are running around trying to deal with patches...hopefully they dont get caught up but its too early to know if they will.

I set up a shun at my firewall based on the released signatures...hoping that eliminates the threat before it even gets inside. Between that and email filtering, I dont expect a whole lot of fallout.

Time will tell
Link Posted: 8/16/2005 6:52:35 PM EDT
AVG Anti Virus
Sygate Firewall
Mozilla Firefox

Just to name a few of my friends that stand at the ready!

BigDozer66
Link Posted: 8/16/2005 6:55:06 PM EDT
Firewalls and firefox.
CH
Link Posted: 8/16/2005 6:56:23 PM EDT
I'm actually somewhat thankful for it, it zapped the security servers at work on saturday and I got 19 hours in instead of just 9. makes textbooks that much more affordable
Link Posted: 8/16/2005 6:56:30 PM EDT

Originally Posted By Cape_hunter:
Firewalls and firefox.
CH



AFAIK Firefox is irrelevent in this case.

Simple NAT firewall will protect most home users and small businesses.
Link Posted: 8/16/2005 7:38:20 PM EDT
My network is tight. ZOTOB is my little bitch.

Bob
Link Posted: 8/16/2005 7:39:11 PM EDT

Originally Posted By Ky_Bob:
My network is tight. ZOTOB is my little bitch.

Bob



Link Posted: 8/16/2005 7:43:09 PM EDT
OSx people
Link Posted: 8/16/2005 7:49:27 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 8/16/2005 7:49:54 PM EDT by ZW17]
Just ran STINGER to be double sure and updated both windows and Mcafee.

I am good to go.
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