February 5, 2002
Microsoft's new focus on security
Author: JT Smith
NewsFactor Network writes, "Microsoft recently made two important security-related announcements. One is that the company is taking the entire month of February to address security issues in its code. The second is that it named Scott Charney as its new security chief. Some people have tried to dismiss Microsoft's new focus on security issues as just propaganda. To think that Microsoft is not serious about security, however, is a mistake that could lead its competitors into trouble. Read it at osOpinion.