Re: Vault 7: CIA Hacking Tools Revealed
- Date: Wed, 8 Mar 2017 18:34:24 +0000
- From: Good Guy <hello.world@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Vault 7: CIA Hacking Tools Revealed
On 08/03/2017 14:21, WaltS48 wrote:
Keeping devices up to date is the best way to avoid vulnerabilities
-- that includes software and hardware updates.
Except that each updates contains new tools to get into your machine.
Without disclosing the source, I understand that Microsoft's each
monthly updates installs something new for it to accumulate data and
deletes the old tools so that they don't waste time on old stuff. This
being the case, some people never update their machine regularly. I
update my machines once every 3 months when I feel like!!
To me new features are important but security updates are the last thing
in my mind. I use "common sense" when it comes to security but the term
"Common" is a misnomer here because it is not common with everybody!!.
With over 500 million devices now running Windows 10, customer
satisfaction is higher than any previous version of windows.
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