MS withdrawel of support for Windows XP

  buckland 2 19:42 09 Apr 14
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I have the Norton Internet Security installed. Will this give me adequate protection now that XP support has expired. Purchase of a new PC is on the cards with a later OS but the Piggy Bank is not quite ready. Can I hang on a bit with XP without getting any more grey hairs. Many thanks. Buckland 2

  Mr Mistoffelees 20:16 09 Apr 14

Keep the Norton fully updated and you should be OK.

  BT 07:51 10 Apr 14

Strange!

2 days after support ends I'm getting updates this morning.

  lotvic 12:15 10 Apr 14

BT, why strange? they are sent out in staggered batches, I got mine yesterday (9th). There is no way the server can send them to all pcs at the same time.

  wiz-king 13:40 10 Apr 14

You should be OK with Norton, but check when it comes up for renewal that they are still supporting XP. I haven't seen a list of the AV's that are/aren't yet.

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