Windows 8 Security Archive

New Windows 8 Security eBook – Windows 8 Security: A comprehensive overview

There’s a new Windows 8 Security eBook by Onuora Amobi out for purchase right now. It’s called Windows 8 Security – A comprehensive overview of security in Microsoft’s newest Operating System. It’s a comprehensive look at the

New Windows 8 Security Book – A comprehensive overview of Windows 8 Security

As an IT professional, you might be asked to review Windows 8 and determine if it is a good fit for your organization. Or, you are being asked to implement Windows 8 or develop a transition plan

New Windows 8 Security eBook – a comprehensive overview of Windows 8 Security

The new Windows 8 Security eBook by Onuora Amobi is out for purchase right now. It’s called Windows 8 Security – A comprehensive overview of security in Microsoft’s newest Operating System. It’s a comprehensive look at the different

Microsoft Issues Warning Of Fake Java Updates

A series of vulnerabilities were found on Oracle’s Java software a little while back that could be used to be compromise and affect systems. The weakness got deserved attention with several media outlets reporting the news of

Virus Definition Update Issue Shows Up On Microsoft Security Essentials

Microsoft Security Essentials has recently been praised in the media as solid defense against malware and computers viruses. But oddly though, the automated update option on Microsoft’s antivirus stopped working a few days ago. Clicking on the

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

January’s Patch Tuesday Gets Detailed

New year, new month, new security bulletin from Microsoft. The company has just published the details for this month’s Patch Tuesday, which is set for 8 January. This new update cycle comes with seven different fixes to

Get Ready For 64-Bit Windows Malware

Desktop is still the main battleground for cybercriminals, and it seems they are not going to let go of it that easily. While newer battles are said to be fought on mobile platforms like Android and iOS,

Windows No Longer Public Target Number One For Cybercriminals

The days when Windows was the top target of cybercriminals are behind us. Microsoft’s line of Windows operating systems had the infamous distinction of being the most attacked OS for what seems like eternity. Ever since the

New Autorun Virus Targets Windows 8

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