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Windows 7: 2020 end-date - So how often is MS currently updating security for W7?

22 Feb 2016   #1
mark4x4

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2020 end-date - So how often is MS currently updating security for W7?

If MS is ending their security updates for W7 in 2020, then how often is MS currently releasing security updates?


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22 Feb 2016   #2
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Every month - unless they feel the need to release out of band.
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 2020 end-date - So how often is MS currently updating security for W7?




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