Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 5th Mar 2009 13:27 UTC
Windows For Windows 7, Microsoft has made some changes to User Account Control to counter the criticism that UAC was too intrusive. It didn't take long before several holes were poked in Windows 7's default UAC settings, and now one is left to wonder: is it wise to sacrifice security for (perceived?) usability? Ars has an editorial that deals with this question.
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isn't that the truth.. imagine what MS developers could do if the corp culture was not allowed to limit them and if the end users had the average technical knowledge (and interest) to demand better products. Even MS can't keep to the old ways if enough of the consumer base starts asking questions.

But.. back to reality..

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