Windows Update On by Default?

By Deane Barker on August 19, 2003

Microsoft Weighs Automatic Security Updates as a Default: Say what you will about Windows Update, it’s always worked beautifully for me.

“The company is ‘looking very seriously’ at requiring future versions of Windows to accept automatic software fixes unless the user specifically refuses to receive them, said Mike Nash, corporate vice president of Microsoft’s security business unit.”

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