The workaround allows desktop users to push through Windows Embedded updates to their Windows XP machines.
The report by security firm FireEye found that network security can't keep up with the sophistication of today's attacks.
A new book said that the compromised devices sent overseas did not have any specific targets in mind.
Another major Web software flaw has been disclosed, one that could redirect your personal information into the wrong hands.
The fix comes on the heels of attackers actively exploiting the Internet Explorer Flash flaw against Windows XP users.
A magistrate judge ruled that search warrants for online overseas data do not function in the same manner as warrants for physical data stored out of the U.S.
The latest flaw to strike every version of Microsoft's Web browser has been seen to be in active use by attackers.
Microsoft's free antivirus offering showed to be lacking when stacked up against its competitors.
Plus: OpenVPN keys are also at risk of theft due to bug; first Heartbleed-connected arrest made.
So far, it's been quiet out there. But don't take the lack of news as an indication that the attackers have moved on.
While Web sites scramble to patch the vulnerability, it's time to change your online passwords.
Microsoft's April Security Update features only two "critical" bulletins.
A series of internal message board posts detail how system admis are being targeted to gain access to the networks they control.
It's recommended that IT disable Rich Text Files from being opened through Microsoft Office.
Avast said that once April 8 rolls around, a quarter of its users will be left vulnerable to higher risk of attack.