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10.25.12
PSA: Windows 8 available to buy starting tonight
10.25.12

PSA: Windows 8 available to buy starting tonight

Microsoft's stunning new operating system is finally ready for public consumption, starting tonigh...

By M. Smith,   10.25.12
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09.21.12
Microsoft issues security patches for Flash vulnerabilities in Windows 8 and Internet Explorer
09.21.12

Microsoft issues security patches for Flash vulnerabilities in Windows 8 and Internet Explorer

As promised, Microsoft is issuing a security patch for a Flash vulnerability on Windows 8 in Inter...

By S. Silbert,   09.21.12
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06.14.12
Windows updated with better checking for bad digital certs after Flame malware incident
06.14.12

Windows updated with better checking for bad digital certs after Flame malware incident

Having already pushed one patch to servers as part of its response to the recently discovered Flame...

By R. Lawler,   06.14.12
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11.15.11
Windows 8 gets automatic updates, enforced restarts after 72 hours of polite harassment
11.15.11

Windows 8 gets automatic updates, enforced restarts after 72 hours of polite harassment

Windows 8 is renaming the second week of every month. After "Patch Tuesday" comes "Gentle reminder...

By D. Cooper,   11.15.11
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07.27.11
Microsoft releases Mango SDK Beta update for developers
07.27.11

Microsoft releases Mango SDK Beta update for developers

Windows Phone developers are getting one step closer to the fresh, fruity tang of Mango's RTM bui...

By J. Volpe,   07.27.11
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06.29.11
Windows Phone Mango ripe for developers to sink their teeth into
06.29.11

Windows Phone Mango ripe for developers to sink their teeth into

We were among the first to check out the upcoming Mango update for Windows Phone, but developers...

By B. Molen,   06.29.11
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06.18.11
Microsoft to malware: your AutoRunning days on Windows are numbered
06.18.11

Microsoft to malware: your AutoRunning days on Windows are numbered

Beware, malware. The Windows AutoRun updates for Vista and XP SP3 that Microsoft released in Febr...

By J. Pollicino,   06.18.11
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02.12.11
Microsoft rolls out long, long-awaited Windows update to disable AutoRun for USB drives
02.12.11

Microsoft rolls out long, long-awaited Windows update to disable AutoRun for USB drives

It's already changed the behavior in Windows 7, and Microsoft has now finally rolled out an update f...

By D. Melanson,   02.12.11
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02.19.10
Microsoft confirms rootkit caused Windows XP blue screens
02.19.10

Microsoft confirms rootkit caused Windows XP blue screens

When malware writers fail to generate clean, reliable code, just who can you trust? On the heels of...

By T. Stevens,   02.19.10
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