Reply to post: Re: XP still looking attractive :)

Microsoft backports data slurp to Windows 7 and 8 via patches

Roland6 Silver badge

Re: XP still looking attractive :)

>How do you keep them from getting pwned over the network or by a stray USB insertion?

Lock down OS (remember XP can be hardened to EAL 4+ ) and deploy decent third-party firewall/security software. The only real question mark is how long will you be able to meaningfully browse the web using an XP-based browser...

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