Subject: Re: Windows 10. Horrible!
On 11/1/2017 12:27 PM, David Taylor wrote:
> On 01/11/2017 13:21, Mayayana wrote:
>> "David Taylor"<firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote
>> | > The chatter about older versions being unsafe is
>> | > also, for the most part, only chatter.
>> | 
>> | Try telling that to the UK's NHS and others:
>> ?? You don't seem to realize that you're illustrating
>> my point for me.==============================
> The point is that anyone running XP needs to be very careful if Internet
> connected. That's all. I don't accept your statement that networked
> machines shouldn't be connected to the Internet.
Some years ago I was talking about HIPPA rules with one of my doctors.
He his network was impenetrable. With his consent, I hacked into his
network in a few minutes. It was simply a matter of knowing him, and his
habits. His password was his license plate number, and he had a
ridiculous firewall. I was able to straighten that out for him. Internet
access was provided through a separate network, with only authorized
users having access to his router,
> Get the message across to folk - be careful and vigilant, what ever OS
> you're using, and keep that OS updated. Simple!