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Patch Tuesday leaves Internet Explorer zero day untouched

There are only two Critical security bulletins this month, but a recently discovered Internet Explorer zero day remains vulnerable.

Facebook makes stealth fix to timeline data leak, group says

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 to roll out fast Windows Store app patches

Microsoft will release security updates for applications in its Windows Store as those patches are available in order to speed up the updating process.

Scary flaw makes your USB ports a major security risk

Microsoft released seven new security bulletins for the March Patch Tuesday, including one for a vulnerability that seems straight from a movie thriller.

Microsoft patch targets Internet Explorer drive-by attacks

The sheer number of patches may seem daunting, but pay attention to the IE browser's vulnerabilities and fix them now.

Mozilla debuts in-browser PDF, patches 13 Firefox bugs

Mozilla Tuesday released Firefox 19, adding a built-in PDF viewer to the browser and patching 13 security vulnerabilities.

Monster Microsoft Patch Tuesday focuses on Windows, Explorer, Exchange

Microsoft issued 12 security updates, covering 57 vulnerabilities, one of the largest sets of security updates the company has ever released.

Microsoft unleashes a Patch Tuesday to make your head spin

Microsoft isn't showing IT admins much love this Valentine's Day week with 12 new security bulletins.

More Java patches due soon

Oracle isn't done releasing patches for Java SE this month, as another batch will arrive on February 19, according to a company blog post.

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Microsoft posts an emergency patch for Internet Explorer

Microsoft will release a patch on Monday for older versions of its Internet Explorer browser, deviating from its normal repair schedule due to the seriousness of the problem.