Tag: Security
Microsoft: The US Government Never Asked Us To Install Backdoors

Microsoft: The US Government Never Asked Us To Install Backdoors

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Finally some official confirmation. Microsoft is one of the companies that has often been named to be involved in spying scandals, while company officials have outright denied any ...

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Microsoft Explains Stance On Data Privacy And Release Of Information

Microsoft Explains Stance On Data Privacy And Release Of Information

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More politics. Technology companies have not been shy about letting out aggressive remarks against illegal procurement of data by government agencies, but Microsoft has taken the ...

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Panda Antivirus Wins AV Comparatives Real World Protection Test

Panda Antivirus Wins AV Comparatives Real World Protection Test

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Time for the latest from the antivirus world. Independent testing firm AV Comparatives has just released the result of their newest real-world protection test, compiled during ...

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Java Support For Windows XP To Continue, Oracle Confirms

Java Support For Windows XP To Continue, Oracle Confirms

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For once, the rumors were untrue. I kid, I kid. So this is how it went. Reports started flying off a few days back that Windows XP was about to lose the support of an important ...

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Microsoft Patches Windows, Internet Explorer Security Flaws

Microsoft Patches Windows, Internet Explorer Security Flaws

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The company rolled out July Patch Tuesday updates late yesterday, and these new fixes address no less than 29 different vulnerabilities in Microsoft software including Windows and ...

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Critical Windows, Internet Explorer Updates Coming Next Week

Critical Windows, Internet Explorer Updates Coming Next Week

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Microsoft will roll out this month’s Patch Tuesday updates next week, and the company has put up the advanced notification for July 2014 detailing which products will be getting ...

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Microsoft Enhances Encryption On Outlook.com, OneDrive

Microsoft Enhances Encryption On Outlook.com, OneDrive

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User privacy, some say, is a relative factor. Still, the more efforts that are made to ensure user privacy the better. And Microsoft have been at the forefront of this drive, ...

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Microsoft Warns Of A Bleak Future If Government Spying Continues

Microsoft Warns Of A Bleak Future If Government Spying Continues

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While other technology companies have also recorded their concerns regarding illegal government snooping, Microsoft have been perhaps the most vocal opponent of this practice. ...

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Windows Update Gets Patched Ahead Of Windows 8.1 Update 2 Release

Windows Update Gets Patched Ahead Of Windows 8.1 Update 2 Release

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The robust system that is Windows Update very rarely gets a look, but Microsoft have released a new set of improvements for this feature in order to further enhance security for ...

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Meet Tavis Ormandy, The Google Engineer That Helps Microsoft With Security

Meet Tavis Ormandy, The Google Engineer That Helps Microsoft With Security

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Tavis Ormandy is not a name in computing technology that everyone is familiar with, but everyone is glad to have him around. This is the famous Google engineer that has helped ...

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Intel Said To Be Working On Kill Switches For Laptops

Intel Said To Be Working On Kill Switches For Laptops

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Well, having more options never killed anybody, so why not? Computing security has become the topmost concern for many users, particularly for those that rely on mobile devices. ...

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Microsoft Enhances Security To Prevent Windows 8.1 Update 2 Leak

Microsoft Enhances Security To Prevent Windows 8.1 Update 2 Leak

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It appears that the days of trying out early builds of the Windows operating system before launch are behind us, because according to a new report, Microsoft have made some ...

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Microsoft Phone Scams On The Rise In The United Kingdom

Microsoft Phone Scams On The Rise In The United Kingdom

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Scammers, like spammers, are everywhere. In every nook and corner of the globe, in fact. But they have become a real problem in the United Kingdom these past few years. And ...

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Trend Micro Believes Windows XP Is A Relic Of A Bygone Age

Trend Micro Believes Windows XP Is A Relic Of A Bygone Age

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There is something special about opulent words like bygone. And there was a time when Windows XP, itself, was a rather opulent operating system, complete with gorgeous visuals, ...

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Free Application Updates Windows XP Beyond Retirement

Free Application Updates Windows XP Beyond Retirement

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Users still running Windows XP in some capacity will recall the registry hack that was the talk of the town a couple of months back. The one that kept the retired operating system ...

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Study Finds iOS And Android Equally Vulnerable To Security Threats

Study Finds iOS And Android Equally Vulnerable To Security Threats

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Enterprise security is arguably the biggest consideration for companies that want to enable mobile and BYOD, and this is one field where many consider iOS more secure than ...

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