Microsoft takes steps to scrub Flash from Windows

Although Adobe stopped serving updates for its Flash Player last month — and will disable the plug-in on Jan. 12 — Microsoft will be in charge of uninstalling the software from Windows PCs.

(Adobe has recommended that users remove Flash from their personal computers to “help secure your system since Adobe does not intend to issue Flash Player updates or security patches after the EOL Date.”)

Users can, of course, manually uninstall Flash using the steps Adobe posted on its website.

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Source:: Computerworld