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Windows 7 UAC
« on: January 30, 2009, 04:20:29 PM »
http://www.withinwindows.com/2009/01/30/malware-can-turn-off-uac-in-windows-7-by-design-says-microsoft

Apparently, malware could disable Windows 7 UAC with the default settings.

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Re: Windows 7 UAC
« Reply #1 on: January 31, 2009, 03:23:10 AM »
Only if you operate as an administrator.
This doesn't work on a user account.
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