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Am I running Windows XP?

Microsoft has put up a site that can tell whether you're running Windows XP. This is helpful because it may not be obvious. If you are running Windows XP, then read the following SANS OUCH! article. Microsoft's test site is at http://AmIRunningXP.com

SANS OUCH! for April: Yes, You Actually Are A Target

http://www.securingthehuman.org/resources/newsletters/ouch/2014

A common misconception many people have is that they are not a target for cyber crime: that they or their computers do not have any value. Nothing could be further from the truth. If you have a computer, mobile device, an online account, email address, credit card, or engage in other type of online activity, you are worth money to cyber criminals. In this newsletter we explain why you are a target, how you are being attacked, and what you can do to protect yourself..

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