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Posts Tagged ‘microsoft windows’

Microsoft prepare for March update

Friday, March 5th, 2010

Microsoft is preparing to launch its March security update on Tuesday, with the company claiming that the latest release will address a number of key issues. (more…)

Microsoft to plug critical holes in November Windows Update

Friday, November 6th, 2009

Users of Microsoft Windows and Microsoft Word can expect six security patches on Tuesday, designed to fix critical security weaknesses, the company has revealed. (more…)

Microsoft to issue biggest ever security update

Tuesday, October 13th, 2009

Microsoft will today launch its biggest ever security patch which will aim to fix as many as 34 vulnerabilities in its Windows operating system and Internet Explorer browser. (more…)

Microsoft issue warning over IE flaw

Tuesday, July 7th, 2009

Software giant Microsoft has taken the unusual step of warning users about a serious security flaw in its Windows XP and Server 2003 software. (more…)

Conficker Autoplay hack targets Vista and Windows 7

Wednesday, January 21st, 2009

Users of Windows Vista and the Beta version of the new Windows 7 are being warned that the rampant Conficker virus has exposed a flaw in the operating system’s “Autoplay” feature. (more…)

Conficker worm infects 9 million and counting

Monday, January 19th, 2009

Around nine million PC’s around the world could be infected with the Conficker worm virus and there are warnings that the number could grow even further in the coming days. (more…)