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When did you update 7Zip last - mine is version 9.2 and that is way old

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When did you update 7Zip last - mine is version 9.2 and that is way old

http://www.theregister.co.uk/2016/05/12/popular_zip_tool_7zip_pwned_pain_flows_to_top_security_softw...

Some of the world's biggest security and software vendors will be rushing to patch holes in implementations of the popular 7-zip compression tool to stop attackers gaining full control of customer machines.

Current version is 16 Embarrassed

https://sourceforge.net/p/sevenzip/discussion/45797/thread/a8fd6078/

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Re: When did you update 7Zip last - mine is version 9.2 and that is way old

I haven't used it for over a decade since discovering winrar which is superb.
I need a new signature... i'm bored of the old one!
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Re: When did you update 7Zip last - mine is version 9.2 and that is way old

Thanks for the heads up, was also on version 9.2.