Microsoft explains missing Mac Office patches

Microsoft explains missing Mac Office patches

Microsoft Corp. today explained why it has not patched older versions of its Office for Mac, but would not disclose...

November 11th, 2010 Gregg Keizer

Apple smashes patch record with gigantic update

Apple smashes patch record with gigantic update

Apple Inc. on Wednesday patched more than 130 vulnerabilities in Mac OS X, smashing a record the company set last...

November 11th, 2010 Gregg Keizer

Microsoft warns of new IE bug, attacks under way

Microsoft warns of new IE bug, attacks under way

Microsoft Corp. has warned of a critical vulnerability in Internet Explorer that is already being exploited by hackers, the second...

March 10th, 2010 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

Apple patches 10 QuickTime bugs

Apple patches 10 QuickTime bugs

Apple on Monday patched 10 critical vulnerabilities in QuickTime, including one that was hinted at in a Mac hacking book...

June 1st, 2009 Gregg Keizer

Budget constraints might hamper DNS security

Budget constraints might hamper DNS security

The discovery of a major DNS flaw in mid-2008 landed the technology in many headlines, but with economic concerns weighing...

December 31st, 2008 Denise Dubie

What’s in Windows Vista SP2?

What’s in Windows Vista SP2?

Although Microsoft Corp. hasn't released a single, authoritative list of the contents of Windows Vista Service Pack 2 (SP2), which...

December 2nd, 2008 Gregg Keizer

Microsoft to rush out emergency Windows patch

Microsoft to rush out emergency Windows patch

Microsoft will rush out an emergency security patch for Windows users on Thursday. The company offered few details on why...

October 22nd, 2008 Robert McMillan

Oracle’s patch update offers 41 fixes

Oracle’s patch update offers 41 fixes

Oracle (Nasdaq: ORCL) released 41 security fixes for its flagship database and several other products Tuesday, including 15 patches for...

April 15th, 2008 Jon Brodkin