As the date of the scheduled retirement of Windows XP - arguably one of Microsoft's most popular products ever - draws near, the company continues its quest to make as many users as possible migrate to a newer version of the OS, preferably to Windows 8.1.
Last week, Kaspersky Lab released their research (Unveiling Careto - The Masked APT) on a fresh APT campaign, which is supposed to had been running for several years.
At first take, it looked like Microsoft would continue the 2014 trend of keeping patch Tuesday relatively light.
Microsoft continues the trend they started last month of keeping patch Tuesday relatively light.
When compared with the numbers from the previous year, 2013 has seen an increase in reported security vulnerabilities and, what's more, the number of critical vulnerabilities has also risen - although it's considerably smaller than in 2009.
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