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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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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
An Intel chip flaw lets attackers bypass ASLR protection on most operating systems. Expert Michael Cobb explains the vulnerability and how to prevent attacks. Continue Reading
IT professionals and users can avoid Windows 10 by following best practices, such as disk space cleanup and up-to-date security, to maintain the life of an older operating system. Continue Reading