Although the software giant will stop providing updates to the venerable OS this April, it will keep offering anti-malware updates until July 2015.
That resounding "Atchoo!" sound you just heard is a collective sneeze coming from thousands of infected Macs. Will you install anti-malware software now that Mac malware is said to be on the rise?
Security startup Dasient joins Twitter to apply it malware-fighting platform to the "world's largest real-time information network."
Company notes the first anniversary of Microsoft Security Essentials, its free anti-malware software, by publicizing some sobering security statistics.
The company didn't mention anything about adding an anti-malware update to OS X 10.6.4, which it released on Tuesday, Sophos says.
New service is aimed at protecting Web surfers from malware lurking in ads.
The nasty bug, which could give hackers access to the entire operating system, is set to be fixed in the next security update.
Microsoft is offering a free upgrade for Windows 7 and 8.1 users. Can't beat that deal. But you should check to make sure your files, applications and settings remain intact after the transition.
The companies are working together to keep users safe from phishing campaigns, data theft and malware infection.
Ninety percent of companies are vulnerable to a crippling hack, experts tell "60 Minutes."