Posts Tagged ‘Autorun’

Retirement of Autorun

Posted: 4th April 2011 by Babar Shafiq in Security, System Administration
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After a decade of abuse, Autorun is finally being retired in older versions of Windows. Microsoft has finally removed Autorun function from earlier versions of its Windows operating system that has been widely abused by miscreants to surreptitiously install malware on users' computers. Vista/Windows 7 introduces some new features like UAC and improved AutoPlay (aka […]