RE: Microsoft 'extinguishes' windowsupdate.com

From: Alon Tirosh (atirosh_at_interactiveedge.com)
Date: 08/18/03

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    To: "'Ulysees'" <Ulysees@ulysees.com>
    Date: Mon, 18 Aug 2003 14:56:45 -0400
    
    

    Not really. The SUS services contact windowsupdate through the
    v4.windowsupdate.microsoft.com or v3..... addresses, so its really not an
    issue. That was just an alternate.

    -----Original Message-----
    From: Ulysees [mailto:Ulysees@ulysees.com]
    Sent: Monday, August 18, 2003 6:57 AM
    To: incidents@securityfocus.com
    Subject: Re: Microsoft 'extinguishes' windowsupdate.com

    Is it just me or has this just gone and crippled the synchronize feature of
    Software Update Services ?

    I might be wrong but isn't that the only way it is able to update it's cache
    ?

    Uly

    ----- Original Message -----
    From: "Eric van Wiltenburg" <vanwilt@uvic.ca>
    To: <incidents@securityfocus.com>
    Sent: Friday, August 15, 2003 10:06 PM
    Subject: Microsoft 'extinguishes' windowsupdate.com

    > http://news.com.com/2100-1002-5063592.html
    >
    > windowsupdate.com isn't resolving to an IP anymore...
    >
    > Microsoft's move should ease some pressure. Of course, the next variant
    will probably attack a name that's a little harder to sidestep.
    >
    > Eric.
    >

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