New Windows Product Activation model: no need to enter product key during setup. Thank God for that! Network Access Protection modules and policies have been brought to XP after being one of the more-well-received features in Windows Vista. You can read more about NAP here. New Microsoft Kernel Mode Cryptographic Module - the Windows XP SP3 kernel now includes an entire module that provides easy access to multiple cryptographic algorithms and is available for use in kernel-mode drivers and services. New “Black Hole Router” detection - Windows XP SP3 can detect and protect against rogue routers that are discarding data.
A look at Windows XP SP3 Beta
Posted on Saturday, Oct 13 2007 @ 08:37 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck