Microsoft will issue ten security updates next week, two of them rated "critical," to patch 34 vulnerabilities, including a zero-day bug that has been used in recent attacks.
Microsoft Tuesday re-released a security update that had crashed customers' PCs and crippled the machines with endless reboots, saying that the revised patch is now safe to install.
A patch that shipped earlier this week has crashed customer's PCs and crippled machines with endless reboots.
Microsoft has amended a security update containing a patch that reportedly caused errors in some third-party software.
There are only two Critical security bulletins this month, but a recently discovered Internet Explorer zero day remains vulnerable.
Facebook quickly fixed a privacy leak in its new timeline after being alerted to the problem, according to a watchdog that follows the social-networking site closely.
Microsoft will release security updates for applications in its Windows Store as those patches are available in order to speed up the updating process.
Microsoft released seven new security bulletins for the March Patch Tuesday, including one for a vulnerability that seems straight from a movie thriller.
The sheer number of patches may seem daunting, but pay attention to the IE browser's vulnerabilities and fix them now.
Mozilla Tuesday released Firefox 19, adding a built-in PDF viewer to the browser and patching 13 security vulnerabilities.