The Windows Store is a component ofWindows 8, Microsoft reserves the right to remove the remote user'scomputer applications downloaded from the online store. Microsoftunveiled its Windows there is little Store, an online applicationstore to the image of the Apple App Store that will be directlyintegrated into Windows 8 right from its beta version planned for theend of February 2012.
In other words, Microsoft reserves theright at any time to modify or delete a remote application that theuser has downloaded the Windows Store and installed on his computer.It may still depending on the circumstances refund the price of theapplication if it was purchased.
And that's not all as it also shows theopportunity and the right to remove any information or documentsrelated to these applications. Microsoft recommends therefore to makeregular backups.
The kill-switch is a solution alreadyused in Windows Phone 7 operating system for mobile phone fromMicrosoft, but it's the first time that the Redmond giant operatedfor computers or tablets. Google Android and Apple iOS also reservethe right to use the kill-switch. Still, only Google has so far triedto get rid of malware. Finally, the kill-switch has so far beenlittle used.