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Driver signing is a failure for Vista

Discussion in 'Software' started by Mr.Cheeks, May 11, 2007.

  1. Mr.Cheeks

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    Driver signing is a failure for Vista

    By Scott Dunn

    To back up its claims that Windows Vista is "the safest version of Windows ever," Microsoft requires developers to use digital signatures on all 64-bit drivers for Vista.

    This requirement, far from making the new operating system safer, actually does little to stop hackers but may be partially responsible for a shortage of drivers that are needed by Vista users.

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