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News Microsoft to disable SMBv1 in Windows 10 Redstone 3 update

Discussion in 'Article Discussion' started by Gareth Halfacree, 19 Jun 2017.

  1. Gareth Halfacree

    Gareth Halfacree WIIGII! Staff Administrator Super Moderator Moderator

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  2. SinxarKnights

    SinxarKnights Member

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    I thought SMB was important to the OS or am I thinking of the atom bomb exploit (which was fixed IIRC)?
     
  3. faugusztin

    faugusztin I *am* the guy with two left hands

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    SMBv1. Current version is SMBv3. Even Vista has SMBv2.
     
  4. Cheapskate

    Cheapskate Insane? or just stupid?

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    Could someone please make a virus that makes them axe Cortana?
     
  5. fix-the-spade

    fix-the-spade Well-Known Member

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    I think it's called Halo 6
     
  6. Anfield

    Anfield Well-Known Member

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    If you want to get rid of SMBv1 manually:

     
  7. RedFlames

    RedFlames ...is not a Belgian football team

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    or, if you prefer command line copypasta...

    Code:
    Dism /online /Disable-Feature /FeatureName:SMB1Protocol
     
  8. dyzophoria

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    they are not turning off SMB, only version 1 SMB1
     
  9. XXAOSICXX

    XXAOSICXX Member

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    Regedit: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\

    Make a new KEY called Windows Search
    Make a new DWORD called AllowCortana
    Set the DWORD value to 0

    Restart PC
     
  10. Anfield

    Anfield Well-Known Member

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    edzieba Virtual Realist

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  12. Anfield

    Anfield Well-Known Member

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    People will eventually have to get used to the idea that Microsoft can't be expected to maintain backwards compatibility for every piece of outdated 3rd party application for eternity.
     

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