Computer Security

Quicktime For Windows – It Is Time To Go

Quicktime will be on many peoples Windows computers as it is usually installed as part of iTunes , however Apple will no longer be supporting it.

This means it becomes a security issue for Windows users , which is so serious that the US government want you to uninstall it. 

Apple Ends Support For Quicktime For Windows

Computer systems running unsupported software are exposed to elevated cybersecurity dangers, such as increased risks of malicious attacks or electronic data loss. Exploitation of QuickTime for Windows vulnerabilities could allow remote attackers to take control of affected systems.

— https://www.us-cert.gov/ncas/alerts/TA16-105A

So how do you uninstall it ?

Go into the Control Panel – Programs and features – then locate Quicktime , then uninstall.

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