Weighing Windows’ Security Risks and Benefits

Weighing Windows’ Security Risks and Benefits

Mary Jo Foley

This article poses an interesting question: Where is the tipping point, when it comes to Microsoft and security risks? There is not a lot of hard data, generated by customers or third-party analysts, that attempts to quantify the point at which Windows’ risks outweigh its benefits. In fact, many customers seemingly have no idea how much time or money they are spending to patch and secure their Microsoft products.

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