[lug] IIS security solution

Record, James N james.n.record at lmco.com
Tue Sep 25 13:54:42 MDT 2001


Their solution:
>"Gartner recommends that enterprises hit by both Code Red and Nimda
>immediately investigate alternatives to IIS, including moving Web
>applications to Web server software from other vendors, such as iPlanet and
>Apache. Although these Web servers have required some security patches,
>have much better security records than IIS and are not under active attack
>by the vast number of virus and worm writers. Gartner remains concerned
>viruses and worms will continue to attack IIS until Microsoft has released
>completely rewritten, thoroughly and publicly tested, new release of IIS." 

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