What a disastrous way to start the new year! Microsoft, Intel, and other PC manufacturers are still dealing with the Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities these days. With the Redmond based company making available a range of patches and fixes. And although Intel has been quick to downplay the impact on performance...

Windows XP is probably the worst operating system to power an ATM, considering the fact Microsoft has now retired it, several vulnerabilities are floating around for it, with no new updates in sight. And yet, many banks and financial institutions continue to run this version of the OS on their ATMs. The world...

Patch Tuesday and Windows updates go hand in hand, and this cycle is no different. Microsoft has released updates for a whole array of its software and operating platforms, fixing a bunch of issues. No less than 25 flaws that allow for remote code execution, and 53 security vulnerabilities overall. The November 2017...

That’s quite a bunch! The September 2017 Patch Tuesday update cycle is in the air now, with Microsoft taking the time out to fix a whole lot of vulnerabilities in its software and operating platforms. No less than 81 of them. This rollout is kind of huge, as far as Patch Tuesday cycles go. What’s really interesting...

When it comes to security, Microsoft has quite a colorful history. The downright ubiquitous success that Windows 95 enjoyed back in the day made it the de facto target of hackers and cybercriminals. This continued all the way to other versions, from Windows 98 to Windows XP. Microsoft ultimately tightened the screws...