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Mandatory Messenger Update

Unless you are a Windows 2000 user, you will be required to update your version of Messenger to fix a potential security flaw.

We will soon configure the service such that any user on Windows XP or later has to use Windows Live Messenger 8.1," Anand said. "When a user using an older version of Messenger tries to log in, the client will help the user with a mandatory upgrade to Messenger 8.1.
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