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September 12, 2017
Real Windows 10 adopters dish on the ups and downs of migrating to the OS, including struggles with automatic updates and the strong security benefits.
May 19, 2017
News roundup: The new Google Play Protect system aims to improve Android app security. Plus, Google Cloud IoT Core adds layer of device security, and more.
April 17, 2017
IT pros hoped for more advanced security tools and other new Windows 10 Creators Update features, but they were underwhelmed by what they actually received.
February 21, 2017
Google Project Zero discloses a Windows vulnerability that passed the 90-day deadline. And it comes soon after Microsoft canceled its Patch Tuesday release.
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A technique known as the GhostHook attack can get around PatchGuard, but Microsoft hasn't patched the flaw. Expert Michael Cobb explains why, as well as how the attack works. Continue Reading
Certain Windows 10 security features can be bypassed with code-reuse attacks. Expert Michael Cobb explains how that works and what can be done to prevent it. Continue Reading
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