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DOCUMENT: phage #193 [Re: Disassembled virus?] (1 message, 467 bytes)
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From: "Matt Crawford" <matt@oddjob.uchicago.edu>
To: phage
Date: Wed 10:03:41 09/11/1988 EST
Subject: Re: Disassembled virus?
References: [Thread Prev: 192] [Thread Next: 203] [Message Prev: 194] [Message Next: 195]

>> If someone can
>> think of some other reason why publishing the source code would be a
>> good idea, let me know.

I think it should be published (after about four weeks have elapsed)
because the current patronizing attitudes of "you don't need to know
this" and "we're withholding this for *your* protection" make me
bristle.
				Matt

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