Windows Support Lifecycles

As we all know, Microsoft ceased support for Windows XP in April of this year This means that any new security weaknesses discovered in XP will not be rectified. All of the publicity about the end of XP has prompted people to ask “when will Vista be pensioned off?” and even “what about Windows 7?” …
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Are Windows Gadget Safe?

Microsoft has issued a “Security Advisory” warning that gadgets (in windows 7 and Vista) are unsafe I am trying to ignore the “fingernails on blackboard” sensation in my head at seeing the word “advisory” used as a noun instead of an adjective (I get the same sensation when the noun “leverage” is used as a …
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