How many vulnerabilities will Microsoft patch in 2007?

How many vulnerabilities will Microsoft patch in 2007?

Summary: So far Microsoft has released 133 patches for vulnerabilities rated as Critical or Important (there may be an out of cycle patch for the current 0-day Word vulnerability before the year is out). How many will we see in 2007?

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So far Microsoft has released 133 patches for vulnerabilities rated as Critical or Important (there may be an out of cycle patch for the current 0-day Word vulnerability before the year is out).

Today's poll involves a bit of crystal ball gazing, but it might yield some fun results.

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Topic: Security

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  • I know the answer

    <Dr. Evil>One BILLION vulnerabilities!!!</Dr. Evil>
    NonZealot
    • Hahahahah

      ... or a few frillion!
      Adrian Kingsley-Hughes
  • 18% think that we're going to have 501+ patches!

    ... about 40 a month! :-)
    Adrian Kingsley-Hughes
  • I think the result will be inversely proportionate...

    ...to the number of decent, worthwhile articles in your blog.
    Scrat
  • Fewer than Linux and Mac

    Do a count of your favorite fully-featured Linux distribution and the latest version of Mac OS X. I think you'll find them much higher.

    Therefore, you should have had the option to vote "fewer critical updates than Mac or Linux".
    georgeou