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July 14, 2015. Tuesday. No more support for Windows Server 2003. Good luck

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If you have 16 bit control apps it's time you run them in a VM with its original OS. At least you're safer, because I guess no actual attacker knows how to compromise a 16 bit systems, nor have a compiler available <G>

Jokes apart, there are situations you may need to really run really outdated software - you have to assess risks and re-design the network, if needed - to put those machines in their own separate LAN whose accesses are highly controlled.

I guess is not a difficult business case to justify such an expenses to protect £30,000+ of hardware plus the whole company....

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