updated 08:00 pm EST, Fri January 11, 2002
Microsoft's security initiatives and the release of the company's "most secure operating system yet" still leave a lot to be desired when it comes to security, according to a c|net. The company has failed to squash several serious security bugs that "put customers in harm's way." Two major security hole discoveries have left security experts questioning Microsoft's ability to fortify it's products against hackers. Microsoft itself characterized a recent flaw as "critical."