Microsoft patches two zero-days exploited by FruityArmor, SandCat hacking groups
Both bugs are known as elevation of privilege vulnerabilities, and could allow outsiders to manipulate Windows machines into authorizing an action that should not be allowed.
'Thunderclap' collection of hardware vulnerabilities affects Mac, Windows, Linux systems
Many modern computers are vulnerable to a number of security flaws that could exploit a machine’s Thunderbolt connection to its network cards, keyboard, computer charger or other peripheral devices.
As Europe prepares to vote, Microsoft warns of Fancy Bear attacks on democratic think tanks
Europeans go to the polls in May, and Microsoft is warning that not enough democratic organizations are protected from hackers.
That battery-saving app may have used your device to mine Monero, Symantec says
Microsoft has removed the apps from its store.
From the NSA to Silicon Valley, a new kind of encryption is going commercial
Homomorphic encryption would better protect both personal users and businesses, but it needs to be fleshed out over the coming years.
Microsoft hopes crowdsourced A.I. algorithms will help avoid the next global cyberattack
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