Microsoft releases more security updates for non-supported OSs

Looks like Microsoft has made available some more security updates for some unsupported operating systems [Windows Server 2003, Windows XP, Windows Vista and Windows 8].

Some links may not be available [at “press time”] but are available through the Windows Update Catalog.


  • That Windows Server 2008 is extended to end when Windows Server 2008 R2 ends in a few years.
  • Windows 8 uses can upgrade to Windows 8.1 or Windows 10 [both free of charge] to be supported now.



WannaCry/WannaCrypt Microsoft Windows patches

If you are up to date on Windows patching, you should be covered. If not, you can still get the patch at

It is important to know that Microsoft also release patches for unsupported Windows XP SP3 and Windows Server 2003.