The security also is accused of paying millions to tech firms to build in encryption backdoors.
The most important bulletins include fixes for SharePoint and Microsoft Office.
Microsoft has released a preview of its Windows Azure Rights Management Service.
The end of support doesn't mean the end of support options for those willing to pay.
A German government agency indicated yesterday that is it investigating issues associated with using Windows 8 and the Trusted Platform Module (TPM) 2.0.
Microsoft became the first cloud service provider to clear a new security compliance audit.
Arkoon Network Security is planning to roll out its ExtendedXP product this fall for those organizations that just can't get off Windows XP.
A variant of the popular "money in the bank" malware is now targeting the largest online game distributor.
Microsoft this week cautioned organizations about continuing to use Windows XP after its "extended support" phase ends.
Microsoft is developing a new "restricted administration mode" security measure for use with its Remote Desktop Protocol.
Brien Posey breaks down exactly how difficult it actually is to crack modern passwords.
Microsoft on Tuesday released multiple update rollups for its various Exchange Server products, but part of the release got pulled.
Most importantly this month is a cumulative fix for 11 flaws in all versions of Microsoft's Web browser.
Microsoft's light monthly update will feature a majority of fixes for Windows.
Many of the new security upgrades in Microsoft's OS update will focus on securing personal devices.
A cloud advocate survey found that 56 percent of respondents would not use U.S.-based cloud services.
Microsoft presented the updated figure during a discussion of private and public sector cooperation when battling cyber crime.
The company is expected to pay close to $2.7 billion once the deal is finalized later this year.
In a three-part test that looked at accuracy, protection and false positives, Microsoft's free antivirus program finished at the bottom.
Microsoft on Wednesday suggested that newer versions of Exchange and Exchange Online are now so secure that it's less necessary to check for unauthorized users.