Registry hack allows Windows XP SP2 patching

Registry hack allows Windows XP SP2 patching

People still running Microsoft Corp.’s now-retired Windows XP Service Pack 2 (SP2) can trick the operating system into installing security...

August 10th, 2010 Gregg Keizer

Microsoft in hot water over HTML 5 plans

Microsoft in hot water over HTML 5 plans

Microsoft came under fire from some of its rivals on Wednesday for its decision not to offer Internet Explorer 9...

May 5th, 2010 James Niccolai

Flawed McAfee update paralyzes corporate PCs

Flawed McAfee update paralyzes corporate PCs

A flawed antivirus update from McAfee Inc. sent enterprise administrators scrambling Wednesday as the new signatures quarantined a crucial Windows...

April 22nd, 2010 Gregg Keizer

IT’s ‘love affair’ with Windows XP ending, says survey

IT’s ‘love affair’ with Windows XP ending, says survey

Businesses are finally prying their hands from Microsoft Corp.'s Windows XP as they warm to Windows 7, a research company...

March 18th, 2010 Gregg Keizer

Microsoft, security vendor clash over Virtual PC bug

Microsoft, security vendor clash over Virtual PC bug

A bug in Microsoft Corp.'s software gives hackers a way to exploit virtual Windows machines which would be attack-proof if...

March 17th, 2010 Gregg Keizer

Dad performs IT makeover at son

Dad performs IT makeover at son

When Mitch Garvis asked his son’s elementary school teacher to print a document and the teacher asked him to come...

March 10th, 2010 Jennifer Kavur

Attack code used to hack Google now public

Attack code used to hack Google now public

The dangerous Internet Explorer attack code used in last month's attack on Google Inc.'s (NASDAQ: GOOG) corporate networks is now...

January 18th, 2010 Robert McMillan