Microsoft today released seven security updates for Windows 8 and Windows RT -five labeled ‘critical’, plus updates for other versions of Windows and IE 10. Surface RT owners will be asked to update their tablets with the latest security patches. Microsoft says that there are two “critical” fixes for...

Windows 8 has been available for two weeks, but is already scheduled to receive its first security update on November 13. Two critical updates will be delivered for Windows 8 while one each will be delivered for Windows 8 RT (for the Microsoft Surface) and Windows Server 2012. The software patches address...

Microsoft has delivered several security updates to patch 11 vulnerabilities in Windows, Internet Explorer (IE), Office and several other products, including one bug that attackers are already exploiting. The company also issued the first patch for Windows 8 Consumer Preview, the beta-like build Microsoft...