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United States Country Report Q1 2017

Research Report

The Secunia Research Country Reports are based on data from the millions of users of Flexera Software's Personal Software Inspector. The data includes the average numbers of installed programs – patched and unpatched – on private PCs in the different countries.

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In the United States…

9.8%

of users had unpatched Windows operating systems in Q1 2017.

(Source: Flexera Software Personal Software Inspector Country Reports, US, Q1 2017)

14.1%

of non-Microsoft programs were unpatched, on average, in Q1 2017.

(Source: Flexera Software Personal Software Inspector Country Reports, US, Q1 2017)

The top three...

...most exposed programs for Q1, were Apple iTunes 12.x. (56 percent unpatched, 43 percent market share, 77 vulnerabilities), Oracle Java JRE 1.8.x / 8.x (52 percent unpatched, 47 percent market share, 44 vulnerabilities), and VLC Media Player 2.x (40 percent unpatched, 27 percent market share, 6 vulnerabilities).

(Source: Flexera Software Personal Software Inspector Country Reports, US, Q1 2017)