According to documents that were released on Wednesday, both the National Security Agency (NSA) and the British Government Communications Headquarters tapped overseas datacenters used by both Yahoo and Google.
Google plans to extend security and patch support for its Chrome browser running on Microsoft's Windows XP until April 2015.
A tool that blocks Internet Explorer 11 installations on Windows 7 machines is now available.
This month hits the 10-year anniversary of Microsoft's first monthly security update release. And in celebrating a decade of Patch Tuesdays, Redmond is gifting IT four bulletin items rated "critical" and four "important" for October's monthly rollout.
Adobe alerted customers on Thursday that a breach by hackers has resulted in the loss of 2.9 million customers' personal data -- including user names, encrypted credit card information and passwords.
Microsoft's Internet Information Services 8.5 Web server will be arriving soon and bringing a few new improvements.
Microsoft today rolled out a "release preview" test version of Internet Explorer 11 for Windows 7.
Microsoft issued a security advisory today for all supported versions of Internet Explorer.
Internet Explorer 11 on Windows 8.1 displays JPEG graphics faster than previous IE browsers, Microsoft claims.
Microsoft's September patch includes 13 items and addresses 47 flaws.
Brien breaks down on what has changed in the world of SEO in his years of absence.
Most importantly this month is a cumulative fix for 11 flaws in all versions of Microsoft's Web browser.
The Windows 8.1 Preview reveals a much improved OS that fixes many of the flaws in the original Windows 8 release. Here's what to look for in the new OS.
- By Michael Desmond
Microsoft's light monthly update will feature a majority of fixes for Windows.
Microsoft has improved its SkyDrive cloud-based storage and collaboration resource, but it also will be dropping the SkyDrive name following a legal dispute.
Microsoft presented the updated figure during a discussion of private and public sector cooperation when battling cyber crime.
Microsoft today released a "developer preview" of Internet Explorer 11 for Windows 7.
Microsoft, who has denied being involved with Prism since the program was first divulged, released a statement this week saying it did not provide the NSA with a backdoor to access personal Outlook.com e-mails and Skype conversations.
This month's Microsoft Security Update also comes with word of a new policy for vulnerable apps in the Windows Store.
At its Build conference this week Microsoft launched a preview version of Internet Explorer 11, in conjunction with the release of the Windows 8.1 preview. Both are expected to be officially released later this year.
- By John K. Waters