vulnerabilities Archive

Meltdown, Spectre Fixes Will Impact Performance

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

Windows XP ATMs Being Hacked Simply By Pressing Shift Key

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

Microsoft Releases Tons Of Windows Updates

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

September Patch Tuesday Updates Here To Fix 81 Vulnerabilities

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

Analyst: Microsoft Products Are Getting Harder To Hack

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