MAS on Slammer, The SQL Server Worm
MAS says, in his great curmudgeonly journal:
You can lead a database administrator to a security patch , but you can not make him install.
Between my job, INeedCoffee, and home I’ve got nine SQL Server 2000 installations. All of them have the latest Service Packs installed. Staying current with service packs for licensed programs isn’t rocket science.