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Microsoft Bypasses HOSTS File

 
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PostPosted: Mon Apr 17, 2006 8:36 am    Post subject: Microsoft Bypasses HOSTS File Reply with quote

Dave Korn announced on the Full Disclosure and Bugtraq security lists that Microsoft is bypassing
local lookups for some hosts , meaning that you can't locally block some sites through your HOSTS
file. All of these sites are MicroSoft controlled sites: DomainScreenList:
windowsupdate.microsoft.com
windowsupdate.com
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