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Old February 24, 2012, 05:30 PM
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Originally Posted by SKYMTL View Post
Oh please. Get over it.

They basically sent out packet of code that eliminated a known threat. Between that and having a virus on my phone, I'll take the work around any day of the week.
I think they are talking more along the lines of just the ability to go into your machine/phone/device without your consent or knowledge.

That ability means they could in theory nuke anything on your machine that they deem bad or just don't want. I certainly do not want something like this on my home PC. The idea of anyone reaching into my machine without consent, for ANY reason, is bad and I will never accept it.

It is not what they did this time that is concerning, it is the ability to do it that is concerning.
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