Legal action against Microsoft over slammer seen falling short

Information Security – In the wake of the devastating SQL Slammer worm, a South Korean public interest group is considering suing Microsoft for negligence under South Korean product liability law, claiming Redmond knew about the vulnerability and didn't take adequate steps to prevent disaster. While this might send a chill through IT companies everywhere, legal experts predict that the case will not find smooth sailing in the U.S.

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