A large number of updates which do not address security issues have also been released, affecting all versions of Windows still under mainstream support.
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Memory corruption vulnerabilities in the Player could lead to complete system compromise. The new version is 22.214.171.124.
On Patch Tuesday, Microsoft will issue an update that removes support for TLS/SSL and other digital certificates that use MD5 hashes.
[Updated] Instead of the usual civil procedures, the US government is going after Android pirates and their stores with criminal charges.
In an unusual development, the company has updated the Security Bulletin Advance Notification for February 2014 to add two new updates to Windows.
“The Mask” (aka Careto) cyber-espionage malware has claimed 380 unique victims between 1000 IPs in 31 countries, according to the Kaspersky Lab security research team.
Kaspersky's security research team today revealed "one of the most advanced" cyber-espionage malware threats "The Mask" (aka Careto). Victims including government institutions, private equity firms and high-profile activists are exploited.
Google Chrome and Microsoft Internet Explorer both bundle Adobe Flash Player. Is a vulnerability in Flash a vulnerability in the browser now?
An ATM running an unpatched Windows XP is not like your kid's old laptop running XP. It's pretty heavily defended. And lots of new ATM and POS security features are coming in the next few years.
An app which claims to send and receive payments on Bitcoin Stealth Addresses, OSX/CoinThief.A instead monitors traffic and steals Bitcoins.