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Obsolete Version of Microsoft Windows 8

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Obsolete Version of Microsoft Windows 8

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
01/12/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
01/12/2016
Modified
01/12/2016

Description

Extended support for all versions of Windows 8.0 ended on January 12, 2016. Unsupported versions of Windows may contain unpatched security flaws. It is recommended to upgrade to a supported version.

Solution(s)

  • microsoft-windows-upgrade-latest

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