Attackers going after end users rather than servers

Attackers going after end users rather than servers

Rather than targeting Web and e-mail servers, attackers these days are prone to going after enterprises from the inside out,...

February 23rd, 2010 Paul Krill

Should your company stop using Internet Explorer?

Should your company stop using Internet Explorer?

Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ:MSFT) has yet to patch a vulnerability in some versions of Internet Explorer that allow remote code execution,...

January 18th, 2010 Greg Meckbach

Microsoft confirms IE6, IE7 zero-day bug

Microsoft confirms IE6, IE7 zero-day bug

Microsoft Corp. has confirmed that exploit code published last week can compromise PCs running older versions of Internet Explorer (IE),...

November 26th, 2009 Gregg Keizer

Microsoft plug-in puts Firefox users at risk

Microsoft plug-in puts Firefox users at risk

An add-on that Microsoft silently slipped into Mozilla's Firefox last February leaves that browser open to attack, Microsoft's security engineers...

October 16th, 2009 Greg Keizer

Google Chrome gets inside IE

Google Chrome gets inside IE

Google today released a plug-in that embeds its Chrome browser into rival Microsoft's Internet Explorer, a move one analyst said...

September 23rd, 2009 Gregg Keizer

Microsoft reports another zero-day vulnerability

Microsoft reports another zero-day vulnerability

 Microsoft confirmed another zero-day vulnerability on Monday in a set of software components that ship in a wide variety of...

July 13th, 2009 Jeremy Kirk

Microsoft promises to stymie hackers next week with new patches

Microsoft promises to stymie hackers next week with new patches

Microsoft Thursday said it would deliver six security updates next Tuesday, including two for holes that hackers have been using...

July 10th, 2009 Greg Keizer

This malware’s especially for you

This malware’s especially for you

As the economy worsens, malware authors will increasingly turn to tactics that prey on users financial malaise, according to a...

January 22nd, 2009 Dave Webb

Unpatched IE7 exploit imperils millions of computers

Unpatched IE7 exploit imperils millions of computers

Chinese security researchers mistakenly released the code needed to hack a PC by exploiting an unpatched vulnerability in Microsoft's Internet...

December 11th, 2008 Jeremy Kirk