The Lazy Genius

Security News & Brain Dumps from Xavier Ashe, a Bit9 Client Partner

Last Windows 2000 update coming

Posted by Xavier Ashe on June 4, 2005

Microsoft Corp. plans to announce as early as next week that it is
ready to ship a Windows 2000 Update Rollup, the final security patch
for the 5-year-old operating system.

The
Update Rollup, which replaces Windows 2000 SP5 (Service Pack 5), is a
cumulative set of hot fixes, security patches and critical updates
packaged together for easy deployment.

Read the full article at eWeek
So no SP5, and no more updates after June 30th.  Do you any other
software company that stops supporting their old versions?  Oh
wait, all of them…

Found on HackLog.

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