Experts urge caution over a vulnerability patched by Microsoft in the Windows USB Master Storage Class Driver that could be exploited remotely.
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Microsoft released 13 security bulletins, five of which it rated critical, including separate advisories patching two dozen flaws in IE and Microsoft Edge browsers.
Microsoft’s John Lambert said today at Kaspersky Lab’s Security Analyst Summit that today’s network defenders need to be pliable, share threat information, and view their network dependencies as attackers do.
The Internet Systems Consortium (ISC) on Tuesday patched a denial-of-service vulnerability in numerous versions of DHCP.
A Silverlight vulnerability patched yesterday by Microsoft could be tied to a Russian hacker who tried to sell a similar zero day to the Hacking Team.
Microsoft only released nine bulletins for its first Patch Tuesday of 2016, but six of them are marked critical and seven can lead to remote code execution.
Tuesday’s impending deadline ending security support for Internet Explorer 8, 9 and 10 is putting companies on notices about moving off older versions of the browser.
Mike Mimoso and Chris Brook discuss the week in news: How the Dutch are opening encryption with open arms, the end of support for IE 8, 9, and 10, and the latest bounty offered up by Zerodium.
Microsoft said starting March 31, 2016 it will detect and begin removing programs such as Superfish adware that inject ads into browsers and expose users to SSL interception.
Microsoft patches 71 vulnerabilities in its December Patch Tuesday security bulletins, including two currently under attack. It has also revoked a leaked Xbox Live certificate and private key.