Xbox One connectivity, licensing requirements updates. Microsoft 'bounty program' cash for finding vulnerabilities. Setting up Client Hyper-V in Windows 8. June 2013 Windows Phone Toolkit.
Google increased Web Vulnerability Reward Program for Cross-site scripting (XSS) bugs and significant authentication bypasses / information. New Google Image Search UI for Related Searches.
Microsoft releases an out-of-band security update to address the remote code execution vulnerability that affecting Internet Explorer browser version 6, 7, and 8. The issue as described in Security Advisory 2794220 allows remote code execution if users browse to a malicious website with an affected browser. This would typically occur by an attacker convincing someone to click a link in an email or instant message.
New Windows 8 TV Advert Highlights 'Start screen'; Guides for Using Windows 8 Hyper-V and Creating Windows To Go Flash Drive
Poke for Mobile, an iPhone app making it to "poke or send a message, photo, or video" to Facebook friends to share what you're up to in a lightweight way from wherever your are."You can poke an individual friend or several at once. Each message expires after a specific time you've set, either 1, 3, […]
Microsoft issued a statement regarding the vulnerability in Internet Explorer discovered by a third-party source who claims that this vulnerability allows mouse cursor movements to be tracked anywhere on the screen."A security vulnerability in Internet Explorer, versions 6-10, allows your mouse cursor to be tracked anywhere on the screen, even if the Internet Explorer window […]
The fast and fluid Internet Explorer 10 is the fastest web browser on Windows 8. In a blog post Microsoft said that according to New Relic report IE10 and IE9 have the "fastest browser response time on Windows, with IE10 showing a notable increase over IE9."Microsoft also quoted a Sep 18, Strangeloop Networks' report that […]
Microsoft on October 9, released seven updates to fix one critical and six important bugs in Windows, Office and some other products in its software family. "Customers should plan to install all of these updates as soon as possible," MSRC stated.The seven bulletins address 20 issues found in Microsoft Windows, SQL Server, and Office including […]
Security Advisory 2755801 revised today now will also address issues in Adobe Flash Player in Internet Explorer 10, "in conjunction with Adobe's update process," Microsoft's MSRC announced."This update specifically addresses the vulnerabilities in Adobe Flash Player by updating the affected Adobe Flash binaries contained within Internet Explorer 10.""Disguising malware as popular software, or bundling malware […]
Quickly following yesterdays' revelations by a security researcher from the Berlin Technical University, that Samsung Galaxy S III, Galaxy S2, alongside a number of other Samsung smartphones running TouchWiz interface, is vulnerable to an exploit that can remotely factory reset a user's smartphone through a USSD TEL code -- Samsung delivered a software update, and […]