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    Flaw in Microsoft's Passport.net

    http://www.mudsplat.com - Web design, print, and marketing solutions.

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    I would have said who cares? it's IM and spam email accounts, what's the big deal? Then I read this part:
    Some online businesses use Passport as an ID guarantee to let people access personalised accounts and buy goods or services online.
    Madness really.
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    Never buy a dwarf with learning disabilities...

    ...it's not big, and it's not clever.

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    there hotmail servers get attack loads, people do dictinary attacks and it returns if an email addy is correct or not.
    they found a pc that had been doing 4 attacks a second and had been going for 7 months.

    and there a loads fo computers doing it.

    scroots
    Spammers next time you spam me consider the implications:
    (1) that you will be persuaded by me(in a legitimate mannor)
    (2)It is worthless to you, when i have finished

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    Add up that potential FTC fine ... $2.2 trillion is quite lot, even for Microsoft
    "Why bother with accessibility? ... Because deep down you know that the web is attractive to people who aren't exactly like you." - Joe Clark


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