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Well, here comes another one – or, rather, here comes another bunch of patches for XP and other superseded Microsoft products, closing yet more security holes that were made public by Shadow Brokers along with the exploit used by the creators of Wanna Cry.
As Microsoft puts it We have taken action to provide additional critical security updates to address vulnerabilities that are at heightened risk of exploitation due to past nation-state activity and disclosures.
Go to the following folder and edit the file using notepad: For Windows 7 – Program Data Sophos Auto Update Config For Windows XP – Program Files Sophos Auto Update Config You may need to give the user editing the file permissions to write to the folder, my user account had read only.
And yet there are still millions of XP computers connecting to the internet, where all manner of malware is waiting to pounce.
Windows XP was still running on 10.9% of all desktops as of March 2016, according to stats compiled by Net Applications.
It’s been two years since Microsoft ended support for Windows XP, the popular operating system that’s been around since 2001 and which many people just don’t seem willing to let go.
Microsoft did about all it could to drag XP-ers into the present with pop-up warnings urging them that they need to upgrade, and a free migration tool to help people transfer their files and settings to Windows 7 or Windows 8.