RE: When User Interfaces Attack

Subject: RE: When User Interfaces Attack
From: Dan Goldstein <DGoldstein -at- cytomedix -dot- com>
To: "techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 12 Mar 2014 17:51:29 -0400

I found this, and it convinced me:

http://blogs.technet.com/b/security/archive/2013/08/15/the-risk-of-running-windows-xp-after-support-ends.aspx

Individual users will be at lower risk than corporate users, but even so, I think it's an unknown unknown. Better safe.

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From: Shawn
Sent: Wednesday, March 12, 2014 2:13 PM
To: Dan Goldstein; techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Subject: Re: When User Interfaces Attack

Hello Dan,
First, let's consider the fact that the last stable release of XP was in 2008, that is, Windows XP SP3.

Here is the hotfix list for SP3: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/946480
Since 5 years ago, AFAIK, there haven't been many serious hotfixes released.

I am not absolutely certain this is a complete list of post SP3 hotfixes: http://www.ryanvm.net/msfn/updatepack-sp3.html
And another: https://blogs.technet.com/b/yongrhee/archive/2011/06/12/list-of-post-sp3-related-hotfixes-for-windows-xp-sp3.aspx?Redirected=true
or here? http://www.wincert.net/forum/topic/7118-xpsp3-qfe-updatepack-for-windows-xp-post-sp3-20140311/

Strange, it is seems rather difficult to get an official list of post SP3 hotfixes. :~]


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When User Interfaces Attack: From: Cardimon, Craig
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RE: When User Interfaces Attack: From: Cardimon, Craig
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RE: When User Interfaces Attack: From: Dan Goldstein
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