Does the press make too much of security warnings?

Thursday, 3 March 2005, 2:28 PM EST

"No news is good news" is a saying that Microsoft probably has pinned to its front door. It seems that not a day goes by that some security advisory firm or other announces that a new vulnerability has been found in a Microsoft product. Until recently, that is. In the last few weeks, Firefox and Mozilla have -- not surprisingly -- become the focus of attention as well.

By Barbara Krasnoff at Linux Pipeline.

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