News tagged ‘patches’

Monday, 12 Nov 2012

Windows 8, RT to Get First Critical Security Patches

Windows 8, RT to Get First Critical Security Patches

Microsoft gets ready to release its first security patches for Windows 8 and RT operating systems. These patches are meant to address vulnerabilities in Windows, Internet Explorer and the .NET framework.

Friday, 7 Sep 2012

IE10 Users on Windows 8 Probably Susceptible to IE's Embedded Flash Security Flaws

IE10 Users on Windows 8 Probably Susceptible to IE's Embedded Flash Security Flaws

IE10 users in Windows 8 may be at risk due security vulnerabilities in the browser's embedded Flash player. Microsoft has not released software patches for these security flaws as the company has yet to officially launch its Windows 8 operating system.

Monday, 12 Sep 2011

Microsoft Releases Information on Security Patches Prematurely

Microsoft Releases Information on Security Patches Prematurely

In an apparent bungle, Microsoft accidentally leaked information on its security patches. The bulletins were published but the patches were nowhere in sight.

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