Microsoft gave notice today that it will disable Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) 3.0 support in its Internet Explorer browser and in its Online Services, starting on Dec. 1, 2014.
The new process looks to verify the authenticity of a Google site before users provide their login details.
This month's security offering includes three bulletins rated "critical" and five "important" items.
Internet Explorer will begin blocking outdated Silverlight ActiveX plug-ins, starting on Nov. 11.
Romanian hackers are targeting the Yahoo Games servers.
Microsoft recently noted a problem with its Outlook Web App and its Exchange Admin Center when used with the latest Google Chrome browser.
The tech company said it was fined $250,000 per day for not handing over requested user data.
This month's offering includes one "critical" and three "important" bulletins that look to fix 42 different flaws.
Microsoft has an evolving plan to help organizations address their legacy Internet Explorer support problems, but it only goes so far.
Internet performance degradations may occur this week and the next due to settings on some IPv4 routers that are used across the Internet.
This moth's Security Update addresses a total of 37 flaws.
Chromebooks are mostly being used today in North American educational markets, but sales are set to triple by 2017, according to a new report from Gartner Inc.
Microsoft's new security protection feature for Internet Explorer that blocks older installations of ActiveX will now start to take effect on Sept. 9, instead of the earlier announced Aug. 12 date, and it will only block Oracle Java ActiveX for now.
Microsoft wants organizations and individuals to use the latest Internet Explorer versions, so much so that it announced some new policy changes today.
Here's the what, how and why of the SharePoint deployment tool.
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Microsoft plans to add ActiveX blocking capabilities into certain versions of its Internet Explorer browsers on Aug. 12.
This week's incident highlights the need for a change in attitudes relating to corporate security.
The study took a look at 16 multinational enterprises in the first half of 2014 to map out what the top trouble areas for IT are.
Microsoft plans to release an updated Internet Explorer 11 mobile browser with the next release of Windows Phone 8.1 that will address some Web site compatibility issues.
The latest version adds two new mitigation features and support for 64-bit systems.