Windows 10 Home customers have been warned by security experts about some of the risks Microsoft faces. Windows 10 Home is the most preferred system in the entire world, having surpassed the end of last year and its very strong opponent, Windows 7. In December of 2018, Windows 10 Home surpassed Windows 7 Home to make it the most preferred OS, according to its statistics NetMarketShare. At the end of the last 12 months, Windows 10 Home held 39,22% of the OS market compared to 36,90% of Windows 7 Home. Since then, Windows 10 has significantly increased its market share to 48,86% compared to 31,83% of Windows 7 Home.
And now let's get to our point, Windows 10 users are on guard for two risks discovered by experts.
Microsoft is the most common target of hackers, especially for scams Phishing. Based on a survey by Vade Safe, Microsoft is virtually the most widespread model of phishing attacks for second semester of 2019.
An online Vade Safe report stated that they had detected more than 20.000 phishing URLs targeting Microsoft during the second quarter of 2019 alone.
They identified: "During the quarter, the systems AI they tracked us the exact number of 20.217 phishing URLs, with the average price per day reaching 222 URLs!
Vade Safe emphasized that apparently the reason for such a large number is Microsoft Office 365. They said: "To find out Microsoft is in their dominant position phishing scams, consider the dimensions and progress of Workplace 365.
"In its newest quarterly earnings, microsoft reported that more than 180 million of its earnings per month came from the 365 Workplace. "In addition, IDC estimates that Workplace 365 accounts for nearly half (47,6%) of cloud computing email applications worldwide. "The bigger the Workplace 365 gets, the more exciting it is for hackers to be able to penetrate it."
Also regarding Windows 10, users seem to be having a problem once they install the latest version of Windows 10. Last month, Microsoft launched the KB4505903 version for Windows 10 Home, which unfortunately causes a problem with Bluetooth. More specifically the users who use this version, have reported that Bluetooth audio system is having trouble connecting to their computer or transmitting poor quality audio.
Microsoft has released the solution to the above problem, which you can find here.
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