Two days after it leaked details of a wormable flaw in the SMB protocol online, Microsoft has issued fixes for the issue.
British security expert Kevin Beaumont has thrown in his lot with the company often described as the Typhoid Mary of the Internet — Microsoft — but says he will not be a big cog in the wheel there, just a security threat analyst.
Microsoft wants the population of Windows users to grow. Intel would like to see that happening too, given that it is joined at the arm and the hip to the Redmond software behemoth. Newer PCs are more expensive, but run the bloated Windows operating system that much faster.
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OK, then I will write to each and every health department and ask. Let's see what comes of that.