BusinessWeek Online’s article “Go Ahead, Microsoft, Flatter Apple Again” warns that Mac heads shouldn’t get too upset when they see how closely Windows XP apes Apple’s OS X. In the long run, imitation can only help Jobs & Co.
XP apes OS X
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- How to protect yourself against Petya... — How to protect yourself against Petya malware – CNEThttps://www.cnet.com/how-to/petya-goldeneye-malware-ransomware-protect-yourself-against/?ftag=CAD3c77551&bhid=27547158291070567978960326502559There are two ways Petya/GoldenEye attacks a computer. “The exploit attacks vulnerable Windows Server Message Block (SMB) service, which is used to share files and printers across local networks,” said David Sykes, business security expert at Sophos. “Microsoft addressed the issue in its MS17-010 bulletin in March, [...]