Microsoft warns of major WannaCry-like Windows security exploit, releases XP patches

Microsoft warns of major WannaCry-like Windows security exploit, releases XP patches

Microsoft is warning users of older versions of Windows to urgently apply a Windows Update today to protect against a potential widespread attack. The software…

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How to test MDS (Zombieload) patch status on Windows systems

How to test MDS (Zombieload) patch status on Windows systems

Today, a group of academics and security researchers disclosed a new type of vulnerability class impacting Intel CPUs — named Microarchitectural Data Sampling (MDS) attacks.…

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Mysterious hacker has been selling Windows 0-days to APT groups for three years

Mysterious hacker has been selling Windows 0-days to APT groups for three years

For the past three years, a mysterious hacker has been selling Windows zero-days to at least three cyber-espionage groups, as well as cyber-crime gangs, researchers…

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Data Of 80 Million Americans Exposed In Mystery Database Mega Leak

Data Of 80 Million Americans Exposed In Mystery Database Mega Leak

Mega breaches and leaks are becoming all too common. In January, it emerged that more than a billion unique email address and password combinations had been posted to a hacking…

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Security Vulns in Microsoft Products Continue to Increase

Security Vulns in Microsoft Products Continue to Increase

The good news: Removing admin privileges can mitigate most of them, a new study by BeyondTrust shows. A new analysis of Microsoft’s security updates in…

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Microsoft hits $1 trillion market cap after earnings beat estimates

Microsoft hits $1 trillion market cap after earnings beat estimates

Microsoft reported fiscal third-quarter results on Wednesday, and the stock jumped more than 3% on better-than-expected earnings and revenue. Here are the key numbers: Earnings: $1.14 per share, excluding…

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Kaspersky: 70 percent of attacks now target Office vulnerabilities

Kaspersky: 70 percent of attacks now target Office vulnerabilities

Microsoft Office products are today’s top target for hackers, according to attack and exploitation data gathered by Kaspersky Lab. In a presentation at its security conference…

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Microsoft discloses security breach that impacted some Outlook accounts

Microsoft discloses security breach that impacted some Outlook accounts

On Friday, Microsoft sent out notification emails to some users informing Outlook account owners of a breach the company suffered and which might have also…

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Attackers Spoofing Known Tech, Security Brands

Attackers Spoofing Known Tech, Security Brands

Researchers at GreatHorn have identified what they are calling a widespread attack in which attackers spoofed both the Microsoft brand in the display name and…

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Microsoft Takes Down 99 Hacker-Controlled Websites

Microsoft Takes Down 99 Hacker-Controlled Websites

A judge granted Microsoft the injunction allowing them to disrupt a network of sites operated by an Iranian-linked group of hackers. Microsoft said it has…

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