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.
Microsoft's latest security report highlights the huge gap between Windows XP and Windows 8 infection rates.
The goal of the document is to bring both the public and private sectors to the same level of security so that information pertaining to threats can be easily shared between the two.
For hybrid cloud solutions to continue to find their footing in the enterprise, security features that enforce geographic jurisdictions should be a top priority.
Google plans to extend security and patch support for its Chrome browser running on Microsoft's Windows XP until April 2015.
Some of the biggest privacy issues to come out of the PRISM reveal has stemmed the lack of communication from federal agencies.
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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.
Casper Bowden said Microsoft is involved in a program that is anti-democratic.
The Department of Justice on Monday rejected motions by Microsoft and other service providers on disclosing national security requests.
Microsoft released its first 2013 report that tallies global law enforcement requests for information on online services use by customers.
Microsoft's Windows Azure-based multifactor authentication service launched as a product today.
More than half of readers say Microsoft allows government access to everything stored in its cloud services.
How trustworthy does IT view Microsoft's patches?
Microsoft issued a security advisory today for all supported versions of Internet Explorer.
Brien takes a look at cracking passwords with reader-suggested rainbow tablets.
In a report by Mashable, the BitLocker team was approached by agents multiple times about creating an easy access point for federal law enforcement.
Microsoft, Facebook, Google and Yahoo on Monday all filed amended motions seeking broader disclosure of customer data access requests by the U.S. Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court.
Microsoft's September patch includes 13 items and addresses 47 flaws.
Just 36 percent of IT organizations surveyed had fully deployed or are deploying mobile device management solutions, according to an industry study.