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Archive: October 2019

It's Time to Retire Your Unsupported Things

It's Time to Retire Your Unsupported Things

• CERT/CC Blog
Will Dormann

"If it ain't broke, don't fix it." Why mess with something that already works? This is fair advice with many things in life. But when it comes to software security, it's important to realize that there can be severe consequences to using software or hardware after the vendor stops supporting it. In this blog post, I will discuss a number of examples of products, including Microsoft Windows and D-Link routers, whose continued use beyond their...

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