Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sun 19th Sep 2010 20:32 UTC, submitted by sawboss
Intel On a Windows Vista or Vindows 7 disk, all versions of the operating system are present, from Starter to Ultimate, and everything in between. So, if you want too upgrade to a more capable version of Windows down the road, all you need to do is pop the Windows disk in, let Windows Anytime Upgrade do its thing, and you're done. It seems like Intel is experimenting with a similar technology... For its processors.
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RE[2]: Good
by boulabiar on Sun 19th Sep 2010 21:04 UTC in reply to "RE: Good"
boulabiar
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2009-04-18

They've bought McAffe to make it difficult to toolkits trying to crack this upcoming system ?

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RE[3]: Good
by vivainio on Sun 19th Sep 2010 21:10 in reply to "RE[2]: Good"
vivainio Member since:
2008-12-26

They've bought McAffe to make it difficult to toolkits trying to crack this upcoming system ?


You don't need mcafee to make it difficult. All you need is basic cryptography.

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RE[4]: Good
by ShadesFox on Mon 20th Sep 2010 04:54 in reply to "RE[3]: Good"
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2006-10-01

You just need to know basic cryptography to know why this is a bad idea. The receiver is not supposed to be the same person as the attacker.

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