That's a jump of 23 percent since 2013.
The GNU creator argues that today's major platforms don't do enough to protect user privacy and freedom rights.
This month's security update also includes "critical" bulletins for Windows, Office and .NET Framework.
Ignite event profiles new security tools and patch approaches.
Users will be warned if an ad may be fraudulent or misleading.
Unveiled at this year's RSA security convention, Customer Lockbox will force any data access by Microsoft to be approved by customers.
This month's Security Update includes a fix for a 0-day issue in Microsoft Office.
Researchers at IBM have discovered an active attack campaign using a variation of the Dyre Trojan that has already stolen millions from organizations.
The company has warned that the bogus Internet certs could be used in man-in-the-middle attacks.
Also, the company announced a new security tool that will use Windows 10 device authentication over user passwords.
Also included is a fix for the widespread FREAK bug.
Both Apple and Linux finished the year with more security flaws than Microsoft's OSes.
Windows Defender will now block and prompt users how to easily remove the adware found preinstalled on some Lenovo systems.
The malware used is impossible to remove from infected devices, according to Kaspersky Lab.
The security issues have led the European Parliament to completely block access from the app.