End of NT 4 support good news for hackers

Friday, 19 November 2004, 2:51 PM EST

Microsoft's move to stop supporting Windows NT Server 4.0 at the end of 2004 will create a migration nightmare that will leave the two million servers that still rely on the operating system open to increased risk from hackers, it has been claimed today.

Thousands of firms running the platform have not yet planned to adopt an upgraded Microsoft product or one offered by another vendor.

By Robert Jaques at vnunet.

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