Archive for May, 2006

Security in Windows Vista: to 2002 and Beyond!

Thursday, May 18th, 2006

While in MontrĂ©al, i came across this article on Bruce Schneier’s blog, which points to Paul Thurrott’s scathing review of Vista’s new security restrictions.  In a test build of Vista, even simple operations now trigger popup prompts asking the user for confirmation.  In the reviewer’s example, installing Firefox left a shortcut to Firefox [...]