Microsoft has released a free tool to bring newer security protections to older platforms and applications. The enhanced mitigation experience tookit (EMET) was announced at the BlackHat USA 2010 security conference in Las Vegas. EMET will be available from August and is designed to help block targeted attacks against unpatched vulnerabilities in platforms such as Windows XP and Windows Server 2003.
Microsoft Releases Free Security Tool for Older Platforms
2010-07-31 Privacy, Security 2 Comments
Well with these news, there is less and less reasons for large companies to switch to Win7.