Microsoft 'Fix' blocks internet access

Discussion in 'News and Articles' started by Housesitter, Jul 10, 2008.

  1. Microsoft 'Fix' blocks internet access

    Many users of the ZoneAlarm firewall have been floored by a fix to the net's addressing system.
    Those hit found they could not get online after installing a Microsoft patch to close a security loopholeaddressing system.

    Those hit found they could not get online after installing a Microsoft patch to close a security loophole

    BBC NEWS | Technology | Net address fix foxes web users
     
  2. That is quite the “fix” :eek:

    Not going online would guarantee that you won’t get a virus or get hacked. :rolleyes:

    Who else can guarantee that? :D
     
  3. Yep that is secure indeed!:eek:
     
  4. If you don’t want someone to steal your car… just dig a hole in the back yard and bury it.

    Guaranteed anti theft protection. :D
     
  5. i hope the new patch they put on the old patch,doesn,t confuse folk.:D
     
  6. But wait... if they are blocked from internet access, how can they download the fix of the fix? :p
     
  7. That's a good point.
    How are they even going to know about it? :eek:
     
  8. That is why I am warning you fine folk before the problem hits your computer.
     

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