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07-03-2007, 21:29
Federal Computer Week Article:
"Cyber officials: Chinese hackers attack 'anything and everything'" (http://www.fcw.com/article97658-02-13-07-Web&printLayout)

This is the original article from Federal Computer Week. In case the link dies and it disappears from their server, we also have a local copy of the article in PDF format. And, of course, the textual transcription of this episode #82 will contain the text as well.

(GRC local PDF version in case the source link dies.) (http://www.grc.com/sn/files/FCW_on_%20Cyber_Warefare.pdf)
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"Description of the Wireless Client Update for Windows XP with Service Pack 2" (http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=917021)

INTRODUCTION
This article describes the Wireless Client Update for 32-bit versions of Microsoft Windows XP with Service Pack 2.

This update enhances support for Wi-Fi Protected Access 2 (WPA2) options in Wireless Group Policy. This update helps prevent a Windows wireless client from advertising the wireless networks in its preferred networks list...

(Microsoft knowledgebase article #917021.) This page describes the several security enhancing changes made to Windows "Wireless Zero Configuration" system. The article contains a link to the update download, which is also immediately below on this page . . .


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"Wireless Client Update for 32-bit versions of Microsoft Windows XP with Service Pack 2." (http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=2726F32F-D52B-4F84-ACE8-F7FC20195769)

(Update for KB917021) This page contains the link to download and install the 1.2 MB Windows Wireless Client Update file, quietly published on October 17th, 2006.