Microsoft said this week it’s considering moving up its deadline for blocking SHA-1 signed certificates to June 2016.
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Researchers have developed a bypass for Microsoft’s EMET exploit mitigations by targeting a design limitation of the WoW64 subsystem that provides backwards compatibility for 32-bit applications on 64-bit systems.
Microsoft opened a bounty for the .NET Core and ASP.NET Beta, paying out up to $15,000 for eligible vulnerabilities.
Microsoft launched a new transparency website this week that bundles together reports detailing requests for data the company has received.
Microsoft released six security bulletins today, and continued its deprecation of the weak RC4 encryption algorithm across Windows systems.
Mike Mimoso and Chris Brook talk about the week in news–the latest Gatekeeper bypass in OS X, Stagefright 2.0, that accidental Windows Update, and Apple’s privacy initiative.
A mysterious Windows 7 update that led to speculation Windows Update was compromised, was actually a test update accidentally published by Microsoft.
Microsoft revoked the four digital certificates inadvertently leaked last week by networking gear manufacturer D-Link.
A researcher at Bromium is expected at DerbyCon to disclose a memory corruption mitigation bypass of Microsoft Control Flow Guard.
About a decade ago, many large software makers learned some very difficult lessons about software security and building security into their products from the start. Some are still learning. The FTC and a variety of security experts are hoping that today’s crop of start-ups will not have to go through that same painful process. The FTC[…]