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Re: another security story -- or an opportunity



> here's a problem that Inferno may be a ready made solution for

Are you saying that Inferno users *could not* manually enable file and
print sharing on the net for other users to peek at?  

F&PS for Windows 95 isn't accidental or automatic.  It has to be turned on
_by the user_ _deliberately_ in two different places: first the shares have
to be created (non-password shares, at that) and then the F&PS has to be
bound to the TCP/IP stack (not the default, at least with MS's internet
installer).

Do some people not realize the consequences of what they've done? 
Probably, but the same thing would happen with Inferno.  Built-in security
can't stop user-stupidity.

RSR