Posts Tagged ‘malware infection’

Windows XP has 10 Times the Infection Rate of Windows 7

Friday, November 11th, 2011

I’ve got a lot of friends and co-workers who still cling loyally to Windows XP … I wonder if articles like this one will change their minds?

The Security Intelligence Report is a biannual report by Microsoft that analyzes past and present security trends. It focuses on “software vulnerabilities, software vulnerability exploits, malicious and potentially unwanted software, and security breaches”. The latest report published yesterday focuses on the first and second quarter of 2011 and compares the findings with data from previous years.

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