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Windows 7: Kaspersky Security Report Praises Windows, Gives Adobe the Stink Eye

15 Aug 2011   #1
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 build 10074
 
 
Kaspersky Security Report Praises Windows, Gives Adobe the Stink Eye

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It's probably safe to assume that the vast majority of Maximum PC readers aren't on the fence about whether to go with a Windows machine or a Mac OS X rig for their next system. But maybe you've been mulling a move to Linux because you fear Windows just isn't secure enough. A new Kaspersky report should put your mind at ease.
Read more at: Maximum PC | Kaspersky Security Report Praises Windows, Gives Adobe the Stink Eye


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15 Aug 2011   #2
Barman58

Windows 8.1 Pro x64 x3 + Windows 10 Preview, Ubuntu
 
 

Interesting quote lifted from the original article ....

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For the very first time in its history, the top 10 rating of vulnerabilities includes products from just two companies: Adobe and Oracle (Java), with seven of those 10 vulnerabilities being found in Adobe Flash Player alone. Microsoft products have disappeared from this ranking due to improvements in the automatic Windows update mechanism and the growing proportion of users who have Windows 7 installed on their PCs.
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