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Adobe updates Flash Player

The Windows, Mac and Linux versions of Flash Player all have critical security vulnerabilities patched in a new version.

November 11, 2014

Microsoft patches Windows, Lync Server

A Cumulative Update for Internet Explorer fixes 37 vulnerabilities, one of which is old and publicly-disclosed, although not especially severe.

September 9, 2014

Microsoft patches 19 flaws, including IE zero day

All supported versions of Windows, Internet Explorer and Office are affected by various vulnerabilities, one of which is being exploited in the wild. Numerous non-security updates were also released.

November 12, 2013

The Morris Worm: Internet malware turns 25

25 years ago this Saturday, November 2, 1988, much of the Internet - still very small at the time - crashed. The cause was a selfish experiment, turned Frankenstein monster, instigated by a graduate student at Cornell named Robert Morris.

November 2, 2013

Severe flaw in Outlook 2007/2010 patched

Microsoft has released 13 security updates for Internet Explorer, Outlook, SharePoint and Windows. 47 vulnerabilities in all are patched, but perhaps the scariest affects Outlook 2007 and 2010.

September 10, 2013

Your perilous future on Windows XP

You've been getting warned for ages about the impending end of support for XP. Things are even worse than you've heard (especially if you run Internet Explorer). Expect a flood of new vulnerabilities and no help for them.

August 22, 2013

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