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Windows 10 users avoid installing updates

AdDuplex company studied data about 5000 applications from Microsoft Store that use SDK AdDuplex advertisement. By doing this, analysts managed to collect data on 100 000 computers and learn what Windows’ version they use. As it turned out, users still avoid installing Windows 10 1809 that is also known as …

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European Data Protection Supervisor will check Microsoft on matching EU standards

European Data Protection Supervisor (EDPS) launched investigation on Microsoft agreements with European organizations. During the investigation supervisor hopes to study if points of the agreement accord with General Data Protection Rules (GDPR). EDPS initiated investigation after Netherlands’ authorities revealed violations of GDPR in Microsoft Office ProPlus and Office 365 in …

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Autistic man hacked Microsoft and Nintendo

A computer hacker caused $4M of damage in cyber-attacks on Microsoft and Nintendo after he was spared prosecution for a notorious data breach involving more than six million children, a court heard. Two UK citizens listened to a court decision on the case of hacking Microsoft and Nintendo corporate networks …

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Windows 7 reminds to stop supporting

Microsoft ask an update to Windows 7 users that is intrusively notifying that it has stopped supporting this version of the operating system. The life cycle of Windows 7 will come to an end on January 14, 2020. As already noted above, Microsoft uses a rather intrusive manner of notifying …

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