The company said that it is being done to provide customers with control over which updates to install.
Microsoft turned on its Azure Key Vault service this week for commercial use.
Microsoft argues that the problem would not be addressed due to the difficulty of exploiting the hole and the small possible target size of the vulnerability.
The FBI is investigating whether St. Louis Cardinals officials breached a private database of the Houston Astros.
Users of the password management service LastPass advised to change their master passwords.
Microsoft is planning to compel organizations to install updates to Windows 10 by a certain period of time.
Microsoft is adding Android and iOS Outlook client authentication improvements this month for its Office 365 Exchange Online subscribers.
Plus, Microsoft turns on HTTP Strict Transport Security for Internet Explorer 11.
Still a fugitive hiding in Russia, Snowden admits he wasn't sure how the public would react when releasing classified information about widespread NSA surveillance but the impact looms large.
Microsoft's Advanced Threat Protection (ATP) solution, an Exchange Online e-mail security feature, went live this month.
A deep dive into Microsoft's BitLocker full-disk encryption technology was posted by Glenn Greenwald's The Intercept on Thursday.
Windows security MVPs and PKI experts lambasted the contention in this month's Redmond Windows Insider column that AD CS could help jump start a more secure infrastructure.
Microsoft's PowerShell team is now contributing to the development efforts of the open source OpenSSH community.
The new Freedom Act, which replaces, the post-9/11 Patriot Act, is "an important step forward," according to Chief Counsel Brad Smith.
A reported 53 issues were found in D-Link products and 22 in SOHO routers.