Windows 8 and RT are set to receive their second lineup of bug fixes when next week's Patch Tuesday rolls around.
The patches are also aimed at the other current versions of Windows, including XP, Vista, and Windows 7, as well as Server 2003 and 2008.
Five of the patches are rated critical, while two are deemed important. The critical ones are designed to shore up holes in the OS that could allow an attacker to infect a PC with malicious code.
Assuming Windows Update is set to automatic, critical patches are automatically installed, while those considered important can … Read more