xpy - small but pretty interesting tool that aims to disable some options in the operating systems Windows XP, 2000 and 2003 in order to ensure maximum safety, because the use of such options untrained users can lead to the so-called "holes" through which the computer will be able to penetrate foreign threats.
Key Features Of xpy
Many probably know that Windows XP has a lot of hidden features and settings. Indeed such switching options can be quite significantly affect not only the performance of the whole system, but also for its safety. In addition, the program can "zalatyvat" hole in the RPC services RPC, as well as in the architecture of Distributed Component Object Model (DCOM), which distributes applications and components across multiple computers connected to the network.
It goes without saying that security holes in Windows operating systems are quite big headache at Microsoft. It is with this and related to the appearance of more and more service packs or updates. However, it should be noted that such updates can patch holes only quite a period of time, ie, before the discovery of new loopholes. This same utility, although it has a size less than 80 KB, can block such holes for quite a long time.
The only thing you need to pay attention to is the correct use of the application. Feedback from users, sometimes there may be cases of using the program from removable media. If properly shut down, when you restart the operating system can cause the password entry screen, although no password before it was not. So, use this utility must be extremely careful if you do not want to take reinstalling all OSes.
In conclusion, it should be said that you get to decide to use this program or not. On the one hand we have a pretty good program on holes in the defense system, and on the other - sovershennno improper behavior of the application when incorrect shutdown. So, as they say, think for yourself, decide for yourself ...