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Re: Outdated Windows Users Flout Computing Safety
Posted by: Jack M. Germain 2021-05-04 11:11:40
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A recent study by Kaspersky revealed that nearly one quarter of PCs still run Microsoft Windows 7, which stopped receiving mainstream support in January 2020.
Using an end-of-life operating system that no longer receives security updates is akin to driving a car with a brake light on, suggested Oliver Tavakoli, CTO at Vectra AI.


Re: Outdated Windows Users Flout Computing Safety
Posted by: borisaman 2021-05-08 01:37:47 In reply to: Jack M. Germain
Disagree. I now run older versions of operating systems. Both Mac OS and Windows, with the aid of the PI-HOLE everything apple.com and microsoft.com are blocked, no updates, no unwanted crap. Use the machines properly, blockers on the web browser too, machines run perfectly
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