Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.




4 posts

Wannabe Geek
+1 received by user: 2


Topic # 12852 9-Apr-2007 18:35
Send private message

Is it true that Microsoft can monitor your downloads through Vista?

Create new topic
19282 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 2600
Inactive user


Reply # 66660 9-Apr-2007 18:54
Send private message

I would say any OS or how else would they know what updates you have and don't have

Nate wants an iphone
3904 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 30

Mod Emeritus
Trusted
Lifetime subscriber

  Reply # 66663 9-Apr-2007 19:35
Send private message

While its true that windows update/software update may check for version and patches, it would be a safe assumption that no... they don't monitor what you download.

Think of the privacy problems...




webhosting |New Zealand connectionsgeekzone IRC chat
Loose lips may sink ships - Be smart - Don't post internal/commercially sensitive or confidential information!


 
 
 
 


19282 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 2600
Inactive user


Reply # 66666 9-Apr-2007 19:50
Send private message

Sorry thought you meant vista updates

Create new topic



Twitter »

Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.


Geekzone Live »

Our community of supporters help make Geekzone possible. Click the button below to join them.

Support Geezone on PressPatron



Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.