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- Subject: Re: [ANN] Windows MSI Installer for PUC-Lua - Proof Of Concept
- From: Hisham <h@...>
- Date: Sun, 14 May 2017 16:41:55 -0300
On 14 May 2017 at 16:32, Jonathan Goble <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Sun, May 14, 2017 at 2:44 PM Charles Heywood <email@example.com>
>> To be blunt, I think it should fail on XP. XP reached end of the line
>> already and is no longer getting security updates, right?
> Correct. XP reached end of life in April 2014, and thus no longer receives
> security updates.
Microsoft (exceptionally?) just released a security patch for XP
against the WannaCry ransomware worm:
...so in a sense that's an admission that it is still a relevant
platform in practical terms.