Re: mICQ roundup
On Sun, Feb 16, 2003 at 01:27:31PM +0100, Emile van Bergen wrote:
> On Sun, Feb 16, 2003 at 10:26:39PM +1100, Hamish Moffatt wrote:
> > So this version only obfuscates the message. Who says the next version
> > won't include pre-compiled code for a whole function?
> I've said this to Manoj and I'll say it to you. Judge an obfuscated
> message that was sneaked past a maintainer like you'd judge an
> obfuscated message that was sneaked past a maintainer.
Why did Ruediger obscure the message that was printed? It could have
been in plaintext and the maintainer still wouldn't have noticed it.
Ruediger doesn't seem apologetic for his actions.
IMHO it's a small step for him to do something malicious from here.
Firstly it might be something small like deleting your mICQ
configuration. After that, who knows?
Hamish Moffatt VK3SB <firstname.lastname@example.org> <email@example.com>