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

[ Read more ]




Spotlight

USBdriveby: Compromising computers with a $20 microcontroller

Posted on 19 December 2014.  |  Security researcher Samy Kamkar has devised a fast and easy way to compromise an unlocked computer and open a backdoor on it: a simple and cheap ($20) pre-programmed Teensy microcontroller.


Weekly newsletter

Reading our newsletter every Monday will keep you up-to-date with security news.
  



Daily digest

Receive a daily digest of the latest security news.
  
DON'T
MISS

Fri, Dec 19th
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2014 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //