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Windows users advised to uninstall QuickTime as support from Apple comes to an end

Author: ITS

Posted on Apr 22, 2016

Category: IT Security Alerts

Do you have the multimedia program QuickTime installed on your Windows computer?quicktime logo According to a recent report from Trend Micro, Apple is no longer supporting the Windows program, and as such, it should be uninstalled. Trend Micro also reported that QuickTime for Windows has two vulnerabilities that will remain unpatched. These vulnerabilities could allow cyber attackers to gain access to, and infect your computer unless QuickTime is uninstalled. To uninstall QuickTime from your Windows computer, follow the instructions provided by Apple Support. Not sure if you have QuickTime installed? Follow Microsoft’s instructions to uninstall or change a program to see the full list of programs installed on your computer.