Office, Internet Explorer, and good ol' Flash all get some much-needed attention.
Still on Windows 7? Then you'll want this much-improved IE11.
Security researchers have compromised Microsoft Surface RT, Nexus 4 and Samsung Galaxy S4 devices by exploiting previously unknown vulnerabilities in Internet Explorer 11 running on Windows 8.1 and Google Chrome running on Android.
Whether online or offline, browsers have some amazing tricks up their sleeves.
Internet Explorer hit with a new Zero-Day exploit.
Short skirt? Check. Energy beams? Check. Windows logo? Check. Wait, what?
If you're still running Windows 7, there's no reason not to download Microsoft's Internet Explorer 11 browser. Just be aware there are additional features only for Windows 8.1 users.
By eliminating support for Internet Explorer 9 from its Google Apps, Google has indirectly prevented Windows Vista users from using Google's cloud services to full effect.
A fix stops Java from disabling itself, and iTunes for Windows and Internet Explorer get some security tweaks.
Microsoft released eight security bulletins for the October Patch Tuesday, and one fixes two flaws in IE already being exploited in the wild.