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Originally Posted by hazarada View Post
any kind of discrimination whether it makes common sense to you or not is still discrimination, the irony being that you are too ignorant to tolerate ignorance
If that ignorance hits me every day, and annoys me every day, as it does to many...well yeah.
And it's for the peoples own good, considering that it'd potentially help them get less viruses and use their computer more effectively.
    
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It wouldnt take down the internet.. It'd take down a few servers, but theres no centralized server so connections would be routed around the long way. You'd just have higher pings.
Edit: was post 1234
Edited by FiX - 10/8/11 at 11:12pm
    
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Imagine if artificial intelligence had created this itself

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Conficker is a computer worm targeting the Microsoft Windows operating system that was first detected in November 2008. It uses flaws in Windows software and dictionary attacks on administrator passwords to propagate while forming a botnet.
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