I'm sure it doesn't make a difference much, but I figured I'd mention that.
Many security flaws uncovered in Windows Vista, 7 and 8 may also apply to Windows XP, with hackers potentially able to use Microsoft's own security updates to find new ways of exploiting the ageing operating system.
Worryingly, these updates fixed two critical security flaws that would have allowed hackers to remotely execute code.
The final security fixes are part of Microsoft's Patch Tuesday update for 8 April 2014, the last time Windows XP will be included.
After you install this item, you may have to restart your computer. Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool - June 2008 (KB890830) Download size: 0 KB , 0 minutes (Downloaded; ready to install) After the download, this tool runs one time to check your computer for infection by specific, prevalent malicious software (including Blaster, Sasser, and Mydoom) and helps remove any infection that is found.
If an infection is found, the tool will display a status report the next time that you start your computer.