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Posts Tagged ‘microsoft’

Hotmail pull attachment feature over security fear

Monday, August 24th, 2009

Microsoft has disabled a feature that allows Hotmail users to embed an image into emails due to security concerns, the company has confirmed. (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…)

97% of email is spam, say Microsoft

Thursday, April 9th, 2009

More than 97% of all emails sent worldwide are unsolicited spam messages, according to research by Microsoft. (more…)

Hackers attack IE7 patch flaw

Friday, February 20th, 2009

Users of Microsoft’s Internet Explorer 7 browser are being warned that a patch to fix a critical flaw within the software could have opened up users to critical security risks. (more…)

Microsoft put up $250,000 reward for Conficker author

Friday, February 13th, 2009

Microsoft has offered a $250,000 reward for information that leads to the capture of the Conficker worm creator. (more…)

Microsoft warn over internal threats

Thursday, February 12th, 2009

The economic downturn will lead to an increase in internal IT security threats, according to research from software giant Microsoft. (more…)