Why Software Updates Are So Important?

Regular Software Updates keep your work free of interruption


It is sometimes so annoying to get an alert or warning about software updates, that too in the middle of busy work schedule. Most of us have tendency to ignore them or put them to a low priority. This is absolutely fine to keep at lower priority but do not undermine its importance.

Typically, the software updates are meant to enhance the performance through additional features, improve the security levels, and fixing the bugs that may have been left there.

All of these are undoubtedly important to ensure safe, secure and interruption free operations both on stand-alone system or an enterprise set-up.

Read on…. To clearly understand nature of updates.


The latest Windows security patches fix the vulnerabilities and errors in Windows and associated software, and they sporadically include new features...


3 reasons why you should install the latest Windows security patches and updates.

1.   Protect Your Systems from Malicious Software.

Protect Your Systems from Malicious Software Hardly any code is perfect and sooner or later weaknesses will be identified. Security issues are the most noticeably awful potential mistakes, as they might be abused by malware to get to and conceivably harm your framework. Security issues are normally recognized in different pieces of the Windows operating system, including ActiveX, Internet Explorer, .NET Framework, or the main platform. Regardless of whether you don't run the respective software, it is a risk not to patch it, simply because it is installed on your system. Note that these updates are required, even if you are running anti-malware or antivirus software, as that software may not sufficiently protect you from Windows security issues. Expected results of not installing security updates are damaged software, loss of information, or identity theft. Every year, malware causes damage of millions of dollars in all over world. The Main reason is that users don’t install critical software or Windows updates, allowing malware to exploit loopholes that have long been patched. Vulnerabilities can potentially be exploited within hours of them becoming publicly known. Hence it’s highly recommended to keep updating with the latest security update to protect your system from malware attacks.

 2.   Resolve General Windows Issues and Bugs.

Resolve General Windows Issues and Bugs to improve system performance. The second type of update addresses more general bugs and issues of the Windows operating system. These updates normally contain a several fixes in one go. While these non-critical errors are not liable for security-relevant vulnerabilities, they may still be very irritating as they potentially impact the performance and stability of Windows. So the main reason for installing general updates is to avoid or resolve Windows issues and ideally have a smooth and pleasant Windows user experience.

 3.   Access New Windows & Software Features.

Access New Windows & Software Features Finally, Windows updates often introduce new features, while also fixing some known issues. A good example is Internet Explorer. Even If you don’t plan on using the respective software, you should still run these updates, considering they often come with significant improvements and you may end up being forced to use the software after all. In addition, Microsoft will in the end stop uphold for obsolete software, for example old versions of Internet Explorer. This means that if new vulnerabilities are discovered, they won't be fixed, as clients are relied upon to run the latest version of the program. It is basic to introduce Windows security updates to shield your computer from malicious attacks. In the long run, it is also important to install software updates, not exclusively to get new features, but also to be on the safe side in terms of security loopholes being discovered in outdated programs. Furthermore, it is in your own wellbeing to install all other updates, which may potentially cause your system to be buggy. It’s recommended to keep your systems updated with the latest Updates.

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