Security trumps comfort when it comes to old software

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Security trumps comfort when it comes to old software

[Blog post] Taking the leap isn't always popular, but it's important.

Businesses need to ask how much risk they are carrying by running unsupported platforms and consider whether investing in special support for the old, vulnerable systems will cost more than upgrading in the long run. According to Netmarketshare, Microsoft's Windows 7 remains the leader in ...

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Tony Campbell
Tony Campbell has been a technology and security professional for over two decades, during which time he has worked on dozens of large-scale enterprise security projects, published technical books and worked as a technical editor for Apress Inc.

He was was the co-founder of Digital Forensics Magazine prior to developing security training courses for infosec skills.

He now lives and works in Perth, where he maintains a security consulting role with Kinetic IT while continuing to develop training material and working on fiction in his limited spare time.

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