Re: WIndows 98 Security

From: Ned Flanders (nedfla@hotmail.com)
Date: 06/25/02


From: "Ned Flanders" <nedfla@hotmail.com>
Date: Tue, 25 Jun 2002 10:51:10 -0500


Totally normal. If you want to tighten up Win98 (as much as that OS *can*
be tightened up...not much....) have a look at:
http://content.techweb.com/winmag/library/1996/0796/07h03001.htm

"Johne Collins" <cscs@iprimus.com.au> wrote in message
news:102c901c21c4e$79611eb0$37ef2ecf@TKMSFTNGXA13...
> During logon, I can bypass the "password requirement" by
> simply clicking the "cance" button. Is this normal in 98?
>
> My 98 version is a pre-installed (IBM Thinkpad) and I
> recognise that there may be some "peculiarities" to
> accommodate this laptop config.
>
> I searched the Knowledge Base but could find nothing
> related under either 98 or security topics - I admit
> defeat in ploughing through the 69 pages of security
> newsgroup(general).
>
> Any assistance would be appreciated.
>
> Thanks!
>
> johnc