I do not know whether you know John Pescatore, Gartner. He is definitely not, what you can call a Microsoft fan. Today he seems to have made the following statement:
“It [Vista] is going to remove the low-hanging fruit. It is going to make it that much harder for dumb spyware to work,” said John Pescatore, an analyst with Gartner. “What it will really do is start forcing the threats further up the food chain,” he added.
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