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Microsoft to kill off VBScript in Windows to block malware delivery
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Microsoft to kill off VBScript in Windows to block malware delivery

After 30 years of use, Microsoft intends to phase away VBScript in upcoming Windows updates, making it an on-demand capability until it is eliminated. VBScript, commonly referred to as Visual Basic Script or Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition is a programming language that was first released in August 1996 and is comparable to Visual Basic or Visual Basic for Applications (VBA). It includes Internet Explorer (which Redmond terminated in February on some Windows 10 systems), integrates Windows environments with active scripting and uses Windows Script to interface with host apps read more Microsoft to kill off VBScript in Windows to block malware delivery. Stay informed with the best cybersecurity news and raise your cybersecurity awareness with our comprehensive coverage of...