"It's like randomly mailing automatic rifles to 5,000 addresses. I hope some crazy teen doesn't get a hold of one." (Oakland tribune.)

"SATAN is like a gun, and this is like handing a gun to a 12-year-old." (LA times.)

"It's like distributing high-powered rocket launchers throughout the world, free of charge, available at your local library or school, and inviting people to try them out by shooting at somebody." (San jose mercury.)

"It discovers vulnerabilities for which we have no solutions." (The New York Times.)

"...people could die." (vikr@aol.com (VikR))


"...there is no obscuring its presence. It announces itself like a rock concert to the scanned machine's log file." (Nick Christenson, npc@minotaur.jpl.nasa.gov)