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Internet Explorer 10 in Windows 8 is the second browser after Chrome, for which Flash Player is included in the browser automatically updates. In theory, this should improve the safety of the users, if one of the most sensitive programs in the system will be updated automatically. But in practice, things are somewhat different. 14 […]

Built-in protection mechanisms implemented in the new operating system, Windows 8, able to withstand a wide range of threats, but they do not make your computer completely invulnerable and do not exclude the need for a separate anti-virus application. This is the conclusion of researchers from BitDefender in the course of the study. The trials […]

WinGuard Pro – application that allows you to lock some of the features of your system, as well as the implementation and installation of programs to limit the use of your PC, secures your computer by password protecting your Windows applications, programs and locking EXE files. With this program you can password protect your programs, […]

Are Microsoft actually taking security seriously this time around? Windows has had plenty of problems with hackers because it was (and still is) the most popular operating system on the planet–but times have changed. Windows is still viciously popular, and is still the most commonly used operating system for desktop devices, but hackers have different […]

Microsoft patches two critical vulnerabilities in the Windows: Directory traversal attack CVE-2015-0016 (vulnerability exists in the TS WebProxy Windows component) Buffer Overflow Vulnerability CVE-2015-0014 (A buffer overflow vulnerability exists in Windows Telnet service) Bypass security restrictions in Microsoft Windows (Directory traversal attack) Danger level: High The presence of fixes: Yes The number of vulnerabilities: 1

Critical Vulnerability: Remote Code Execution in Microsoft Windows Microsoft warns users about 0-day attacks via PowerPoint OLE objects. Hackers are exploiting a zero-day vulnerability in Windows. Vulnerability in Microsoft OLE Could Allow Remote Code Execution and affecting all supported releases of Microsoft Windows, excluding Windows Server 2003. Today, Microsoft has released Security Advisory 3010060 as […]

Zero-day vulnerability in all versions of Windows On Tuesday, October 14, 2014, iSIGHT Partners – in close collaboration with Microsoft – announced the discovery of a zero-day vulnerability impacting all supported versions of Microsoft Windows and Windows Server 2008 and 2012. Researchers at iSIGHT Partners said that the team, which they’ve dubbed Sandworm, likely has […]

Intelligence Gap: How a Chinese National Gained Access to Arizona’s Terror Center The un-vetted computer engineer plugged into law enforcement networks and a database of 5 million Arizona drivers in a possible breach that was kept secret for years. For five months in 2007, the Chinese national and computer programmer opened his laptop and enjoyed […]

As you may have already heard, support for Windows XP is to cease on 8 April 2014 – and if your business has yet to begin its migration, then it’s imperative to act now. After serving 13 years as one of the world’s most long-standing operating systems, Microsoft will no longer be releasing any patches […]

Emsisoft Anti-Malware 8.0 – Improved removal of malicious software, and increased productivity. Austrian company Emsisoft announced the release of Emsisoft Anti-Malware 8.0 – the new version of its application for the protection of Windows OS from malware. Product Emsisoft Anti-Malware is designed to work together with others already installed on your PC security software, and […]