Microsoft ends exclusive patch peeks

Friday, 5 November 2004, 10:13 AM EST

Microsoft plans to open up who gets a sneak peek at its security bulletins.

The company said the preview of its upcoming security updates and patches would be available for three business days before its monthly patch update (the second Tuesday of the month). It will contain a general summary of the planned security bulletins, including the number of updates, their severity and overview of the products affected.

By Jim Wagner at internetnews.com

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