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mcmillan windows xp home edition
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What's the problem can't seems to ignore the xp home edition from the secunia insecure group.

taffy078 RE: windows xp home edition
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Last edited on 22nd Jul, 2010 23:23
Hi mcmillan - and welcome to secunia.

Being new, you won’t know that this section, “ Vulnerabilities”, is used by the Secunia team to announce news of problems.
You will have more chance of getting help, and more quickly, if you post a new thread in one of the other sections (see the list on the left).

Exactly what is the problem you are having please? Also, it will help when you reply if you tell us what PC/operating system etc you have, as I have done in my signature.

Best wishes

taffy078, West Yorkshire, UK

Desktop: Compaq Presario (OEM) 32 bit / AMD Athlon / 2 GB RAM
XP Home - SP3/ IE8/ Norton IS - Secunia PSI v2.0.0.3003

Laptop: Win 7 / IE11 / PSI v2.0.0.3003
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Member 23rd Jul, 2010 08:42

When dealing with updates for Microsoft products, it is important to remember that some of them don't "kick in" until you've rebooted your system. Therefore, when updating windows applications, it is recomended to install all available patches from Windows Update, reboot, check windows updates again (installing everything available and rebooting), and then finally rescan.
You should be shown as secure.

hope this helps.
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