Hand it to Redmond for quick service! The company has just issued a brand new update, out of cycle, in order to resolve a critical flaw in Internet Explore that was discovered last week. The vulnerability affects all versions of Windows, including the retired Windows XP. Microsoft confirmed in an updated statement...

At least for most mortals that are still rocking the retired operating system. Microsoft recently confirmed a critical security flaw in Internet Explorer that is affecting all versions of the OS. This includes Windows XP, the platform that reached end of support earlier this month. Microsoft already detailed the...

End of the line, shorty! Windows XP is in its final stretch, with the fan favorite operating system about to receive its final set of security fixes next week as part of the Patch Tuesday cycle on April 8, 2014. That means only five days remain before end of support for Windows XP, Office 2003 and Windows Server 2003....

Redmond has confirmed that Word 2010 is affected by a critical security flaw that allows an attacker the ability to remotely execute code and compromise user data. The company is aware of attacks that use this exploit, and has swiftly released a Fix-It patch that it recommends all Word 2010 users to deploy and...

Microsoft has just released this month’s Patch Tuesday updates, two of which are flagged as Critical. These updates fixes a total of 23 vulnerabilities in Windows, Internet Explorer and Silverlight. Coincidentally, the total number of bulletins this month also comes in at 23. Speaking of Critical updates, you might...

More Surface news. Patch Tuesday is here, and Microsoft has just announced that three of the four Surface tablets are getting new firmware in this round of updates. The Surface 2, along with Surface Pro and Surface Pro 2 will receive support for the Power Cover that has just gone live for preordering, and is on track...

The penultimate Patch Tuesday before the high profile final one. April 8 is the big day when Windows XP is to get its last set of security fixes, and it is also the day when Windows 8.1 Update 1 officially rolls out. But before that we have one more Patch Tuesday to see through. And Microsoft has put up the advanced...

Windows 8.1 Update 1 is not the only big news at the moment. For the 29 or so percent of computer users worldwide, the looming retirement of Windows XP is just as big a story. Microsoft is set to pull the plug off of the ancient operating system in April. And even though the company expects the worldwide market share...

While January saw a scattered release of firmware for the Surface tablets, the technology wizards over at Redmond have returned to their regularly scheduled programming this month. The company has released updates for Surface slates alongside Patch Tuesday fixes, and the Surface Pro, Surface Pro 2 and Surface 2 all...

After a somewhat jaded Patch Tuesday update cycle last month, Microsoft is back with a bang! The company has just launched this month’s fixes with both security and non-security improvements. Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 both received new feature updates, as these are the only two Redmond operating systems that are...