Earlier this week, Microsoft’s Windows Update program manager said that Windows 8 will not update third party apps, despite criticism from some who say that doing so would improve the security of Windows computers. Rahman noted that, although it would be convenient for users, there are too many different delivery mechanisms and installation tools used by application vendors to update their products, to make it feasible. Read more here:
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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.