With the release of Windows 7 RC, cyber-criminals have already started to monger it! There have been reports of illegitimate distributions of Windows 7 RC that have infected the user’s computers with malware. This could lead to potential identity theft, system failures and unrecoverable data loss. Not just that, it also costs the world economy more than 45 billion dollars annually.
Windows 7 has anti-piracy guards that show pop-up boxes to warn people when unauthorized copies of software are spied on computers.
A week after bringing out the Windows 7 Release Candidate (RC) to MSDN and TechNet subscribers, Microsoft has released it to the general public as well. This not being the final tested version, there are some risks involved in using it. According to Microsoft, people who wish to use this version should have some specific […]
Microsoft Corp will let users use Windows 7 Release Candidate for free. Next week you could download Windows 7 and use it till 2010. This is significantly longer than the timeframe it had set for Windows Vista’s candidate releases that remained fully functional for some eight months only.
Recently we posted about how pirated copy of Windows 7 was leaked over the Internet. But, as per my advice, those who did not download the pirated copies and were waiting for the Official release of its beta version, have a good news!! 🙂 The beta version of Windows 7 is scheduled to be made […]
The much talked, Microsoft’s upcoming release of a new operating system – Windows 7, whose beta release was scheduled to be launched on January 2009 is reported to have been leaked on some very famous torrent sites that usually provide pirated contents. As per an article in Information Week: The beta version of the OS, […]