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Old Windows Server machines can still fend off hacks. Here's how
« Reply #1 on: April 26, 2017, 02:18:48 AM »
Old Windows Server machines can still fend off hacks. Here's how
26 April 2017, 1:11 am



If you're running a Windows Server 2003 machine, you have a problem. Your already-vulnerable computer is now at severe risk of being hacked.

That's due to the internet release earlier this month of a batch of updates that paint a bulls-eye on computers running Windows Server 2003, according to security researchers.

“I can teach my mom how to use some of these exploits,” said Jake Williams, founder of Rendition Infosec, a security provider. “They are not very complicated at all.”

Experts are urging affected businesses to upgrade to the latest Windows OSes, which offer security patches that can address the threat.

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