Hole affects all versions of the .Net framework when used on Windows Server operating systems. Desktop systems are not vulnerable unless they are being used to run a Web server.
Microsoft offers workaround and prepares patch after researchers reveal hole in ASP.Net software used in millions of Web sites.
Advisory helps Web sites that use Microsoft ASP and ASP.NET technologies against recent Web-based attacks.
Java reporting tool generates Microsoft Office documents from within a Web browser from any data source.
Patch Tuesday bulletins fix holes in IE, .Net, Silverlight, Forefront UAG, and Microsoft Host Integration Server.
The software company has created an open-source blogging platform in a very open-source fashion.
Limited attacks exploiting the hole and attempts to bypass workarounds are prompting the out-of-band security update, Microsoft says.
Software giant is poised to launch a new startup/accelerator incubation effort designed to bring innovation to the company's Online Services Division.
Software maker says that, starting later this year, those using its cloud computing service will be able to run Microsoft's operating system and database software.