Concern for those who run CASAS software products on a Windows XP operating system prompts us to share this timely information.
There is potential for upcoming vulnerability to the operating system when Microsoft ends Lifecycle Support for all versions of Windows XP on April 8, 2014.
Please take a look at these articles:
Microsoft Support Lifecycle
Support ending for venerable Windows XP. Freeman, M. (2014, March 1). Support ending for venerable Windows XP. San Diego Union-Tribune. Retrieved from utsandiego.com/news.
End of Windows XP support will be 'starting pistol for hackers'. Sparkes, M. (2013, December 23). End of Windows XP support will be starting pistol for hackers. The Telegraph. Retrieved from telegraph.co.uk/technology.