Tag: zip file

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After three decades, Windows finally supports rar, gz and tar files

After three decades, Windows finally supports rar, gz and tar files

Windows 11 will now support the .rar, .gz and .tar archive formats, 28 years after WinRAR first appeared on the scene. "Many more" formats are said to be supported with the move. Under the motto, "better late than never", Microsoft has announced that Windows 11 will include support for archive f... Read more

date1 year ago
Microsoft scanner won’t let zip passwords stop it

Microsoft scanner won’t let zip passwords stop it

Microsoft even scans inside password-protected zip files, Ars Technica reports. In its own cloud environment, Microsoft can detect malware within compressed files. It's a well-known tactic of cybercriminals: packaging malware inside a zip file to avoid detection. Password protection on a compres... Read more

date1 year ago