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  • Bill Boogaart
    ... Here is a secure site that does similar tests: https://grc.com/x/ne.dll?bh0bkyd2 This one is from Gibson Research, a very respectable software developer.
    Message 1 of 6 , Nov 10, 2002
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      At 08:50 PM 11/9/2002 -0700, you wrote:
      >I made mention of a company that tests your security via the Web
      >
      >Here's the link
      >
      >www.securitymetrics.com

      Here is a secure site that does similar tests:
      https://grc.com/x/ne.dll?bh0bkyd2 This one is from Gibson Research, a very
      respectable software developer.

      http://www.afhs.ab.ca
    • Larry McCool
      Thanks Gord! Larry Larry & Doreen McCool Calgary, AB Canada Our new address is mccoollh@telus.net Our website is now at
      Message 2 of 6 , Nov 10, 2002
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        Thanks Gord!

        Larry

        Larry & Doreen McCool
        Calgary, AB Canada
        Our new address is
        mccoollh@...
        Our website is now at
        http://www3.telus.net/public/mccoollh/index.html

        ----- Original Message -----
        From: "Gordon Lane" <gordonplane@...>
        To: <dist-gen@...>
        Sent: Saturday, November 09, 2002 10:43 PM
        Subject: RE: From the Computer SIG meeting


        > Hi Larry and Bill,
        >
        > This was a company at the Computer Trade Show a couple of weeks ago and
        > do have some large clients. I used them for a full test on my computer,
        > took about 38 minutes and they didn't do any damage. They alos reported
        > that they could not break in as I have a router between my computer and
        > the Internet
        >
        > Regards
        >
        > Gordon Lane
        > Treasurer
        > Alberta Family Histories Society http://www.afhs.ab.ca
        > Personal Web Site: http://www.rumbolt.com
        >
        >
        >
        >
        >
        > > -----Original Message-----
        > > From: owner-dist-gen@...
        > > [mailto:owner-dist-gen@...] On Behalf Of Bill Mumford
        > > Sent: November 9, 2002 10:10 PM
        > > To: dist-gen@...; Larry McCool
        > > Subject: Re: From the Computer SIG meeting
        > >
        > >
        > > > Have you tried this one
        > > > I am a bit skittish as to are they real or are they a problem by
        > > themselves?
        > > > Just an old man, once bitten twice shy 8>))
        > >
        > > > > I made mention of a company that tests your security via the Web
        > > > > Here's the link www.securitymetrics.com
        > >
        > > I just ran it on my setup Larry. They couldn't find any
        > > holes in the limited test they ran. Their email check also
        > > indicated my virus software is up to date. If my machine
        > > crashes now we can both blame Gordon. <G>
        > >
        > > Bill
        > >
        > http://www.afhs.ab.ca
        >
        > http://www.afhs.ab.ca
        >
        >

        http://www.afhs.ab.ca
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