It might not be quite as “in your face” as it was a few years ago, but Microsoft is still heavily focused on security. The difference is that they’re now treating it more as an integral part of the operating system, rather than an “add on” through extra applications. Vista/Windows 7 offered a myriad of security improvements over Windows XP. There might not be as many, but Windows 8 offers a number of security improvements over Windows 7, too. This was the focus of one of the sessions this past week at TechEd Europe. Find out five ways that Windows 8 is more secure than Windows 7:
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Debra Littlejohn Shinder is a technology and security analyst and author specializing in identity, security and cybercrime, utilizing her past experience as a police officer and police academy/criminal justice instructor. She has written numerous books and articles for web and print publications and has been awarded the Microsoft MVP designation for fourteen years in a row.