Stakes are high for Vista security

Tuesday, 10 April 2007, 12:00 AM EST

There’s a lot more at stake in Microsoft’s new Vista operating system than many people realize. Sure, it’s a new operating system and it needs to fight its own fight for market share, but I think we’re probably all pretty realistic about the inevitable outcome in that fight. What’s at stake is a new way of thinking about security at Microsoft.

Many of us no doubt remember Chairman Bill’s now infamous 2002 memo to all Microsoft employees in which he put product security as the top priority for the company.

At Datamation.

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