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Windows XP support will be available after April 8—just not for you

Microsoft is busy signing last-minute deals with big business to provide support for Windows XP after the deadline ends. What would you pay to get in on this?

Patch times improved in 2013, security analysis reports

Report finds improvement but is is enough?

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Pwn2Own security contest offers $645,000 in prizes

This year's contest offers a grand prize of $150,000 that requires researchers to deal with Microsoft's EMET anti-exploit toolkit.

Microsoft patches next week even include Windows XP

Three of the four updates for Windows on Patch Tuesday will affect Windows XP, which is scheduled for retirement in April.

Patch Tuesday: Fairly quiet on the Microsoft front

Security analysts advise applying critical Oracle and Adobe patches before those from Microsoft.