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The problem with allowing admins to manage updates is that any new version which breaks an internal app in the slightest way would be a reason to avoid updating.

This is what has given IE6 its long life in the corporate world. While this is a pragmatic decision, it can hurt badly in the long run as we all know.

So, it's preferable to have a company not able to use its apps to get business done then have a non-updated browser?

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