Hot on the heels of the first Windows 8.1 RTM glitch, we now have a distributing little development on the Windows Phone front. But while Microsoft will easily fix the Windows 8.1 bug, this one requires much more dedicated attention. Reports have started coming out of an issue in the RTM version of Windows 8.1, with...

If you are still running an unpatched installation of the latest versions of Windows, you could potentially be at risk — high risk. A new form of malware has reared its ugly head, one that exploits a four-year-old Autorun bug on Windows 7 and Windows 8. Several security companies have let out warnings that an...

Windows 8 isn’t even out yet and malware is already showing up specifically to target Microsoft’s newest operating system. Austrian-based Security Analyst Peter Kleissner had designed an exploit that is able to load from a hard drive’s master boot record and reside in the memory all the way through the startup of the...

Viruses, unfortunately, often force users to restore their machines to the factory settings, a painful process that involves loss of applications and personal data. Microsoft, however, is working on a new reset option that will retain files and personalisation settings while giving users an easy way to reinstall...