Don't be so quick to judge....
Not everybody needs updates....
The last few times I updated was 12 years ago or so when I was still a newbie, using Win 98. Almost every single time, it broke the computer in some way and I eventually had to reinstall Windows. I remember once, it caused the browsers to randomly chuck out cookies, so I would get thrown out of sites while I was browsing or working on something. Doing some research, I found out it was a KNOWN issue with the update, and I COULD call Microsoft for $69.99 per minute to fix. I don't think so. I SWORE I would never update again.
I got self-educated on the workings of the Win software itself, tweak it regularly, have excellent protection software, and don't go to "sketchy" sites or open strange email links in general. If anything nasty online even SNEEZES in my direction, I know about it immediately. I have not had a virus or anything malicious on my computer for over 9 years. I haven't had one bit of spam for at least 6 years of using the same email address. All family's computers are kept up the same way. No issues. No updates.
If someone KNOWS what they are doing, it's a non-issue. People who don't have a clue or don't care, newbies, or those who like to surf porn and click on every random email link/popup, those are the ones who need to update. Even then, they've still got a big blinking target on their foreheads because updates won't help with everything. They're the "drunk drivers" of the internet and get what they deserve, and will never learn and/or change their habits.
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