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Re: slapper countermeasures

On Wed, Sep 18, 2002 at 08:29:15PM -0400, Vikki Roemer wrote:
> Hmm... well, I know the law usually isn't this flexible, but from a 
> common-sense point-of-view, I think in this case most people would agree 
> that Mike's and Jean's ideas are a Good Thing.  I mean, it's not like 
> they're going to plant a virus-- that's already been done.  The point of 
> breaking in is to *get rid of* the virus.  Unsolicited help, you know? 
> :)  *shrug* Sounds good to me, anyway.

  What if it were a research institute exploring the ramifications of
  this virus, in an active 'watch the symptoms of an infection' way.
  (I've been trying to think of a reason that the owner of an infected
  box would not appreciate efforts to sanitize the box).

  Geoff Crompton

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