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Keeping legacy applications running even after vendors end support
Keeping legacy applications running even after vendors end support

Despite emergency security patches issued by Microsoft for a number of its legacy operating systems, WannaCry highlighted a major risk faced by companies running business critical applications on unsupported systems. It also showed that, without on-going support, it will become too costly, in both monetary and reputational terms, for organisations to continue running their legacy applications.

Keeping healthcare legacy applications safe and secure
Keeping healthcare legacy applications safe and secure

Most healthcare organisations have specialist applications that have been built to perform specific business functions; however, these legacy applications were very often developed more than 15-20 years ago and built to run on operating systems or through browsers that are no longer supported, opening up organisations to a range of potential security, technical and operational challenges.

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