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Re: Re: Tips for Windows Update Over Tor

One can also use "Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer" to check for needed updates and download them locally to be installed later offline...
Its a utility that can be downloaded from M$ site itself.

----- Original Message ----
From: Alexandru Cezar <tor@xxxxx>
To: or-talk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Sent: Tuesday, August 18, 2009 2:35:27 AM
Subject: Re: Re: Tips for Windows Update Over Tor

> All depends on if _all_ the various MS updates and mechanisms are properly
> signed/checked by the MS update mechanism. Otherwise, it's one massive
> MITM hole. I've no idea on that.

Yes, they are.

Also, the way to go would probably be a third-party utility that download all required
updates to install them later, offline. One that I can think of is c't Offline Update:



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