Recently there have been several stories about security scares, as reported on this site by Robert
and our other Robert
. The first of these is the report that hackers at a recent conference used IE8 to hack Windows 7 in two minutes (they also used Firefox and Chrome for the same task in the same amount of time). The latter being a decidedly dodgy report, as Robert said, about the extra security removing administrator rights on Windows offers users. This was original reported by a company, as Robert pointed out, that provides software that does just thatÖ no wonder really.
But Iím gonna go out on a limb here and ask a question that I believe really needs to be answered. "Do we really care if Windows 7 is insecure or not?Ē
No, Iíve not lost control of my senses so please read the rest of this article before