Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 15th May 2009 07:11 UTC, submitted by Georgi Petrov
Windows Whenever we talk about Windows 7 on OSNews, you'll always hear me advise you to change the UAC settings by setting it to its highest level, since Windows 7's default simply isn't secure. You might wonder why you should deal with additional prompts - what is the security risk actually like? Well, it's pretty big.
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I have had this problem with CCleaner, AVG, Kaspersky and F-Secure. -Ad

because these applications are poorly written and don't use the right UAC API

Edited 2009-05-15 09:50 UTC

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