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Google shutters Windows on internal computers

Original post made by Googlewatch, News on Mountain View's largest employer, on Jun 2, 2010

Citing security concerns, several anonymous Google employees have reported that the Mountain View search giant has banned the use of Windows on all company computers. According to Financial Times, Google began fazing out internal use of Windows after a [Web Link Chinese] hacker exploited a weakness in Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 to get at guarded Google data.

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