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Microsoft Patches Critical Windows Zero-day Bug That Hackers Are Now Exploiting

Microsoft Tuesday delivered six security updates to patch 11 vulnerabilities in Windows, Internet Explorer, Office and several other products.

Patch MS12-027 Now--Zero Day Flaw Being Actively Exploited

Microsoft released six security bulletins for April's Patch Tuesday, including MS12-027--a Critical fix for a zero day flaw attackers are already exploiting.

Microsoft Issues Urgent Patch for 'Wormable' RDP Vulnerability

Only one of the six Patch Tuesday security bulletins is rated Critical, but according to security experts it is more urgent than run-of-the-mill "Critical" patches from Microsoft.

My PC No Longer Hibernates

When Rusparadox tries to hibernate his PC, the screen goes black for a few seconds, then wakes up. He asked the Desktops forum for advice.

Microsoft Says 'Happy Valentine's Day' with Nine Security Bulletins

As expected, Microsoft has released nine security bulletins today. Security researchers and experts offer guidance on which updates are the most urgent.

Microsoft Ruining Valentine's Day with Nine Security Bulletins

Microsoft shared its Patch Tuesday preview, revealing that there are nine security bulletins on the agenda for next week.

DriverMax Updates Drivers for Free...But It's Not the Best Solution

DriverMax offers free driver updates, but the process is clunky and time-consuming.

SlimDrivers an Excellent Free Choice for Updating Drivers

Free utility SlimDrivers not only identifies outdated drivers, it also updates them, too.

DriverUpdate Handles More Than Just Drivers

DriverUpdate not only updates your drivers, but also helps keep your Windows OS and some key applications up to date, too.

Microsoft Slays the BEAST, and Six Other Patch Tuesday Updates

Microsoft has released seven security bulletins for the first Patch Tuesday of 2012 -- including the patch for the BEAST attacks that was supposed to be pushed out last month.