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Windows XP Zero-Day Vulnerability Popular

Attackers use malicious PDF documents to exploit bug in Windows XP and Windows Server 2003 and take full control of vulnerable systems.
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zhangyide321
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zhangyide321,
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6/30/2014 | 4:54:57 AM
Re: How to fully protect XP even when it expires in 2014
Windows 8 is better for touch screen, which is not for common users. I upgrade XP to windows 7, but forget the admin password, finially, I find the solution here: http://www.passwordtech.com/how-to-reset-windows-7-password.html. I guess the best solution is to upgrade XP to Windows 7, which is good for all. 
Filline
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Filline,
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12/4/2013 | 3:25:46 AM
Re: How to fully protect XP even when it expires in 2014
Maybe this is not the place to ask for problem! I lost my XP login admin password. And got suggestion from http://www.windowspasswordsrecovery.com/forgot-windows-xp-password.htm Will update XP to Windows 8.1 need password? if yes, I update my XP to 8.1 without password unlock now.
IT-security-gladiator
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12/2/2013 | 1:55:11 PM
How to fully protect XP even when it expires in 2014
I am an IT Consultant in North America and I have run into many Clients who simply cannot afford to upgrade their hardware and or software to Windows 7 or 8. The main reasons are the amount of money and time it takes to accomplish this. A typical example is that their existing vertical business application software needs to be rewritten for either Windows 7 or 8. Further since their hardware is still working they simply refuse to migrate from XP but they are afraid of getting viruses and malware. Essentially many Microsoft Users are stuck between a rock and hard place.

So I found an excellent User friendly Linux OS that cocoons all versions of Windows: i.e. XP and or 7 inside a very innovative Virtual Machine so that the users data files are saved to a Linux partition while the Windows OS & software is initially backed up and stored in just one .vdi file safely inside the Linux partition,  which contains their original Windows installation with all its programs too. So if they get hit with a morphing virus it takes them only one click to restore their original copy of Windows XP or 7 and of course since their data is always safe inside the Linux partition and fully read writable from the Windows OS with bookmarked folders there is no downtime as it only takes seconds to click on their Robolinux menu option that restores their original perfect Windows Virtual Machine back to the way it was before the virus struck them.

The result is my Clients are saving a lot of money and they are completely immune to all Windows malware and now they have as much time as they need to rewrite their software for either Linux or Windows 7. None of my Clients will even consider Windows 8 as a solution.

Check it out: Google Robolinux.
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