Seven Improved Security Features in Windows 7 - Slide 8

Email     |     Share  
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8
Changes to User Account Control-8

Changes to User Account Control

Next

User Account Control (UAC) was one of the most maligned aspects of Vista, as it repeatedly asked user permission for administrative applications. Windows 7 gives the user more options on how and when it provides notifications.

Next

While no operating system is perfect, Microsoft appears to have made significant security improvements with the release of Windows 7. This slideshow complements a post in Sue Marquette Poremba's blog about the seven features she thinks will have the most impact on security in the newest version of Windows.

Special Offer: Download a Free Windows 7 Migration Report

 

Related Topics : Unisys, Stimulus Package, Security Breaches, Symantec, Electronic Surveillance

 
More Slideshows

142x105itbeusasecurity2.jpg 9 Predictions for Cybersecurity’s Role in Government and Politics in 2017

Experts predict how cybersecurity will affect and involve our government, policies and politics in 2017. ...  More >>

Shadow IT Security How Risky Behaviors Hurt Shadow IT Security

Examine some of the concerns involving shadow IT security and some of the riskiest behaviors, applications and devices. ...  More >>

BitSightRansomware0x Ransomware: The Rising Face of Cybercrime

Ransomware is a legitimate threat, with estimates from the U.S. Department of Justice showing that over 4,000 of these attacks have occurred every day since the beginning of the year. ...  More >>

Subscribe to our Newsletters

Sign up now and get the best business technology insights direct to your inbox.