TITLE

Ask Dr. Intranet

AUTHOR(S)
Blass, Steve
PUB. DATE
April 2000
SOURCE
Network World;04/24/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 17, p45
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Responds to a query on how to protect Microsoft Windows NT Web servers from unauthorized users. Reaction to a report on the buffer-overrun vulnerability of the Visual Interdev 1.0 component of Microsoft's FrontPage 98 Server Extensions.
ACCESSION #
3070626

 

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