Re: How secure is your Windows Computer?
From: FromTheRafters (!0000_at_nomad.fake)
Date: Mon, 3 May 2004 10:55:33 -0400
"Mike" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message news:email@example.com...
> "mailbox" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> > Let's all go to our C:Windows Directory after we have made all of our
> > files in this directory visible. Tell the group the names of the
> > Folders and Files which show as a light color and let's discuss this.
> > Dangerous code is always discovered in this directory and but you
> > need to enable the Windows Features to (view or show) all Hidden
> > Files.
> > Let's see how secure your computer actually really is!
> I don't have a c:\windows directory!
She said "C:Windows" not "C:\Windows"
> I have a C:\WINNT. Is that any good?
Well, if that all ya got - it'll *have* to do I guess. :O)
> When I try to view files in that directory it says my Administrator won't
> allow me. Have I been hacked?
Obviously, if you are not *allowed* to do things. It sounds
like someone called the "Administrator" owns yer box.
> My other computer has \root \etc \var but no C:?
Weird, you really should get that fixed. :0\
> I tried creating a \Windows
> directory but it said I didn't have permission.
On *either* computer!?
You are *soooo oownnned* dude.
I have Win98 and *never* have had to ask for permission to
do stuff. Maybe you should upgrade to Win98?
> Please help me.........
Sorry, but you must ask the "Administrator" for permission
to plead for help in usenet.
...or get special dispensation from Fluffy.