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Microsoft seizes No-IP domains
« on: July 03, 2014, 07:20:30 am »

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Re: Microsoft seizes No-IP domains
« Reply #1 on: July 03, 2014, 07:24:25 am »
Bwahahaha!

Cyber-criminals going after other cyber-criminals...   LoL :D

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Re: Microsoft seizes No-IP domains
« Reply #2 on: July 03, 2014, 08:13:30 am »
Quote from: marxau (in the comments section)
"We're taking No-IP to task as the owner of infrastructure frequently exploited by cybercriminals"

Irony.

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Re: Microsoft seizes No-IP domains
« Reply #3 on: July 04, 2014, 11:55:03 am »
I don't follow. What?

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Re: Microsoft seizes No-IP domains
« Reply #4 on: July 04, 2014, 06:15:18 pm »
This might serve to clarify...  ;)

How Microsoft seized a big chunk of the internet, then broke it

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There's a group of people at Microsoft who are like internet superheroes on a mission to protect the world from evil hackers. And this week, that group convinced a judge to turn over a chunk of the internet to their control, and then messed up that control, bringing websites down for "millions" of people.

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Re: Microsoft seizes No-IP domains
« Reply #5 on: August 26, 2014, 05:22:25 pm »
Sounds like a case of the fox guarding the hen house to me.   ::)
[T]here are a lot of people happily running Peppermint ICE which hasn't been receiving ANY updates for a while now .. and I personally would STILL consider that MUCH more secure than any version of Windows with up-to-date AV/Anti-malware ;)

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