Windows Security
Microsoft Patch Tuesday Stars IE

Microsoft Patch Tuesday Stars IE
Surprise, surprise. Microsoft’s August Patch Tuesday focused heavily on Internet Explorer. Redmond rolled out 29 patches for IE. One plugs a hole that could allow a remote attacker to access a PC over the Web.
FULL STORY
 
Resource Center
Wrong backup cloud could mean permanent loss of endpoint data
Barium Ferrite (BaFe) is the future of tape.
#1 endpoint backup is a big claim. Fortunately we can back it up.
Get real-time, cloud-based information services with Neustar.
Protect your network with APC Smart-UPS battery backup.
BMC's I.T. solutions unleash the power of your business.
Protect your data. Learn the top 10 endpoint backup mistakes.
Traditional backup is dead! Get the research report.
Kaspersky Looks Inside 'Epic' Attack
Where do cyberattacks come from, and what is their methodology? New research from Kaspersky Lab sheds light on those questions, using the Epic Turla cyber-espionage operation as an example.
MS Plans Final Windows 8.1 Tweak
Update 2 for Windows 8.1, scheduled for release on August 12, will reportedly contain changes to the OS user interface. It will contain a few small design changes, but no major upgrades to features.
Barracuda Secures Microsoft Azure
Microsoft's Azure cloud is now being secured by Barracuda Networks. The company said the latest version of its Web Application Firewall is available through Microsoft’s Azure Gallery.
Windows 7 Ends Mainstream Support
Microsoft has posted plans to end Mainstream Support and move to Extended Support for some of its operating systems and servers, including enterprise versions of the Windows 7 OS.
Cybercrime Ring Uncovered in Brazil
Malware hit the boleto payment system.
Fix on Way for Win 8.1 Upgrade Woes
OS actually lost user share last month.
Android, Win Phone To Get Kill Switch
New data show anti-theft effectiveness.
Don't Fall for XP Update Hack
Microsoft says trouble could follow.
 More News & Special Reports advertisement