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  • Win XP Updates

    I though MS claimed there would NEVER be any more updates for my dear old XP I have just allowed to go online for a change.

    But it has slowly installed a ' Malicious Software Removal Tool - October 2014
    ( KN890830 ) !! Whatever that is for.

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    Re: Win XP Updates

    Hi Gordon
    It is Microsoft's rootkit killer, and is available for multiple operating systems, so either they added XP as a bonus, or (more likely) by mistake
    Tom Jones
    MCT, MCSE (2000:Security & 2003), MCSA:Security & Messaging, MCDBA, MCDST, MCITP(EA, EMA, SA, EDA, ES, CS), MCTS, MCP, Sec+
    PhD, MSc, FIAP, MIITT
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    Ossian Ltd
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    • #3
      Re: Win XP Updates

      This explains what is happening. You can click the continue button to kill the Ad
      http://www.computerworld.com/article...-scrub-xp.html
      A recent poll suggests that 6 out of 7 dwarfs are not happy

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