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Windows 7 security updates and new features

Microsoft's newest version of Windows is expected to be released this year. Windows 7 features several security updates and new features that solution providers should familiarize themselves with prior to the release.

The impending release of Windows 7 from Microsoft is on the minds of many security professionals. There are several Windows 7 security updates and new features that offer a vast improvement from its predecessor, Windows Vista. As a solution provider, it's likely you will have many customers installing or updating to this new operating system, so it's a good idea to familiarize yourself with its security features.

In this edition of Patrolling the Channel, Michael Cobb, founder and managing director of Cobweb Applications Ltd., a consultancy that offers IT training and support in data security and analysis, explains the Windows 7 security updates as well as a few new features. Also learn how you can help prepare your customers for the installation of Windows 7.

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