10^14 on consumer drives vs 10^15 on enterprise drives.
'Wounds of all types will carry a greater risk of untreatable infection.'
How is that missing the point, again?
They didn't say "if you get a scrape you will die." They said "if you get a scrape you could potentially die," which is a factual statement if we have no effective antibiotics.
Yes, but they've deliberately and carefully worded it in such a way that people will think the extreme "if you get a scrape you will die" upon reading it. They could have said: "Wounds of all types will carry a greater risk of untreatable infection." But they worded the sentence to include the least severe cause and the worst case effect.
That, IMHO is scaremongering.
Sorry to burst your bubble, but Joe Sixpack doesn't give a shit whether his security holes are fixed or not... he just wants to use his software.
It's true that he *should* care - but he doesn't.
The technique of violence was first developed in 2,000,000 BC by the Australopithecines. A tribe of four-foot primates who had no brains to speak of. But who - nevertheless - invented the tomahawk and used it on each other. This practice led to the enlargement of the brain - another useful weapon. Yes, murder was invented even before Man began to think. Now of course, Man has become known as the thinking animal.