Fahmida Y. RashidContributor, InfoWorld

Fahmida Y. Rashid is a freelance writer who wrote for CSO and focused on information security. Before joining CSO, she wrote about networking and security for various technology publications, including InfoWorld, eWeek, PC Magazine, Dark Reading, and CRN. She also spent years as an IT administrator, software developer, and data analyst. "I, for one, welcome our new computer overlords."

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How Windows 10's data collection trades your privacy for Microsoft's security

Here's what data each telemetry level collects and the price you pay to send the least telemetry to Microsoft -- at least for enterprises.

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Respect: Windows 10 security impresses hackers

Windows is a popular attack target for criminals and security researchers alike, but Microsoft has done a good job of making it harder to exploit security flaws in the OS.

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What I learned playing prey to Windows scammers

Three months of phone calls prove Windows scammers are more skilled at social engineering than you think.