Microsoft releases new security framework for Windows 10

Nicholas Fearn
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Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella
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Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella

New Windows 10 security framework mimics the DEFCON levels used by US armed forces

Microsoft has unveiled a new "security configuration framework" to help system administrators better protect Windows 10 devices. The SECCON framework outlines the steps users should take to secu...

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