Windows 10 security tackles exploits, while Windows 7 gets a warning
As Microsoft touted its Windows 10 security features defeating unpatched zero-day vulnerabilities, it also warned customers about security issues with Windows 7.
US-CERT reminds users that Windows SMB v1 needs to die
Experts say US-CERT is taking advantage of a potential -- but unverified -- vulnerability in Windows SMB v1 to remind enterprise users the outdated service should be disabled.
Gmail phishing campaign uses real-time techniques to bypass 2FA
Researchers saw a Gmail phishing campaign in the wild using clever tricks to access accounts including a difficult 2FA bypass only possible in real time.
Security, in information technology (IT), is the defense of digital information and IT assets against internal and external, malicious and accidental threats.
Microsoft privacy tools give users control over data collection
New Microsoft privacy tools will give users control over the data collected on the web and within Windows. Experts hope the tools will offer data privacy transparency.
St. Jude Medical finally patches vulnerable medical IoT devices
News roundup: St. Jude Medical patches vulnerable medical IoT devices after a five-month controversy. Plus, the Email Privacy Act is reintroduced; Juniper warns of a firewall flaw; and more.