Tit for tat? Google has revealed multiple Windows exploits over the years & has even criticized Microsoft for being slow to patch it. Now, Microsoft is returning the favor by finding a bug in Chrome.
A previously unknown bug in Adobe Flash that can be exploited through Microsoft Word has been found after it was used by the BlackOasis hacker group on October 10. Adobe has already released a patch.
A researcher from Google's Project Zero suggests Microsoft may be putting users of Windows 7 at risk by giving priority to Windows 10 for patches, thereby leaving clues on how to attack the older OS.
Apple has confirmed that its new cellular Watch Series 3 suffers from connectivity issues relating to a battery saving feature that allows it to automatically connect to unauthenticated networks.
In a highly unusual move, Microsoft has once again released security patches for unsupported versions of Windows, including XP and Vista. It has also warned of state-sponsored cyberattacks.
Microsoft has quietly issued a fix for a critical vulnerability in Windows Defender's Malware Protection Engine. The problem was discovered by the same Google researcher who found an earlier exploit.
Kodi 17.2 has been released with a fix for an exploit which could cause a hacker to take over a device by hiding code in subtitle files. The exploit was found by researchers at Check Point.
OneDrive users on Linux have been reporting slowdowns when using the service, temporarily fixing it by modifying a user agent string. Taking user feedback, Microsoft has issued a fix for the service.
After initial silence on the issue, Google has now put out a statement regarding the alleged CIA exploits exposed by WikiLeaks. Google says many of the issues in Chrome and Android have been fixed.
Yesterday's Patch Tuesday saw numerous bug fixes and additions to many of Microsoft's operating systems. However, breaking with tradition, Microsoft released a very small number of security fixes.
Yesterday evening Microsoft released patches for many versions of its Windows operating system. Now we have the list of security issues , including 6 Critical ones, that these latest updates address.
Patch 1.8 for Fallout 4 has finally brought mod support to the title on PlayStation 4. However, the feature comes with quite a few limitations, which are likely to mar its overall potential.
Music-streaming app Spotify was seen writing gigabytes of unnecessary data onto users' storage drives. It particularly put SSDs in danger, as it could potentially shorten the drive's lifespan.
Microsoft released the latest updates for its operating system and other products on Patch Tuesday. We've already detailed the new features but now we know what security issues have been addressed.
Niantic has just published the latest update for its hit title, Pokémon GO. The patch includes some major changes which alter the game, helping out casual players, in the hopes of keeping them around.
Following the disastrous rollout of Cumulative Update KB3194496 last Friday to the public, Microsoft has now stated they are working on finalizing a "clean-up script" to remedy the issue.
According to comments made by a Remedy Games' executive, Quantum Break on Windows 10 Store might not get patches or updates in the future. The game is set to launch on Steam on September 14.
Yesterday Microsoft release two cumulative updates for Windows 10. Buried inside those were a number of critical and important security patches dealing with the Windows kernel and drivers.
Six critical security flaws were recently discovered in Dell's Sonicwall Global Management System. The software is used to monitor security network systems and infrastructure inside of enterprises.
Samsung is pushing out a security update for a number of its high-profile devices, including this year and last year's flagships. The update fixes 8 critical and 17 high-severity security flaws.
A security researcher has found an exploit-chain that can be used on Android devices with Qualcomm chips to break into the device's disk encryption. This exposes all of the user's data.
A zero-day vulnerability is being exploited in the wild across all platforms, as Adobe's engineers scramble to put out a patch this week. This is the third such instance in as many months.
Microsoft has stated that a number of new improvements are headed to the Enterprise editions of IE on Windows 7 and 8.1, including the v.2 XML schema, the "about:compat" page, and more.
If you were used to downloading your own Windows security updates manually, know that your days may be numbered as Microsoft is implementing changes and restricting direct downloads after May 10th.
Adobe has released an emergency patch that addresses a recently discovered flaw in Flash. The vulnerability has already been exploited in the wild in ransomware programs and exploit kits.
Ubisoft decides to implement a two strike system for PC players of The Division who are cheating, ultimately ending with a permanent ban from the online first person shooter.
Researchers have discovered a way to break Apple's iMessage encryption and probe the device for the unlock key. With this, they got access to iCloud files sent through the iMessage platform.
Invoking a new tab in Microsoft's classic browser running on Windows 8 and 7 will apparently trigger the message, ‘Microsoft recommends upgrading to Windows 10.' in yet another push to sway users.
Microsoft released important fixes and updates for Windows 10, but the company also addressed security flaws in older versions of its operating system. This included six issues, deemed 'Critical'.
Microsoft released a bunch of critical and important security patches through last night's KB3124266, a cumulative update for Windows 10, that's available now through Windows Update.
Microsoft is cutting off support for older versions of its Internet Explorer browsers today. The company is prompting users to upgrade to IE 11 or to Windows 10 and use the new Edge browser.
Juniper Networks has issued a patch for its ScreenOS on NetScreen devices after it found unauthorised code was present. It's now urging all users to update their system to the latest release.
The latest batch of security patches is now out from Microsoft and a number of them address critical vulnerabilities. As such we recommend you upgrade as soon as possible to keep your machine safe.
Microsoft today rolled out another cumulative update to Windows 10 on PCs, bringing the build number to 10586.29 - the same as the new mobile build - and patching some security issues.
Users plagued by Outlook for Mac 2011 hanging in El Capitan now have a solution. However Office 2016 for Mac users must wait longer for their issues to be resolved in Apple's new operating system.
A new report claims that a new set of vulnerabilities, dubbed Stagefright 2.0 in the Android OS may be affecting more than a billion users and every device is susceptible to malicious attacks.
Why does it take so long for new Windows 10 Mobile preview builds to be released? Simple: Windows 10 Mobile can't be patched in the same way that PC builds can, as Microsoft's Gabe Aul noted today.
Microsoft has released three minor updates for Windows 10 build 10240. It is not yet known what these updates contain, although judging by similar recent releases, it's probably just minor bug fixes.
OnePlus has issued an update for its Oxygen OS that will patch the much publicized 'Stagefright" vulnerability. The update is available as a direct download from OnePlus.
The latest round of updates and patches for Windows 10 comes barely more than a day before the operating system's launch. This latest update fixes the crashes that were caused by a recent patch.