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Microsoft plugs critical DirectShow, Video ActiveX holes

Latest Patch Tuesday updates plug nine holes in Windows, Office, ISA, Virtual PC, and Virtual Server, including several holes that have been targeted in attacks.

By July 14, 2009

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Microsoft finally vanquishes the BEAST-related bug

A Windows patch today fixes eight bugs, including Internet encryption weakness and a critical Windows Media Player hole.

By January 10, 2012

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Microsoft fixes critical Windows hole, others

In the latest Patch Tuesday, bulletins address flaws in Windows and Microsoft Office. The company is still working on a fix for a Mime HTML-related Windows vulnerability.

By March 8, 2011

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Report: Adobe Reader, IE top vulnerability list

New M86 Security Labs report says holes in Adobe Reader and Internet Explorer are targeted most by attackers.

By July 14, 2010

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26 Windows, Office holes patched in 13 bulletins

Software giant Microsoft says its Patch Tuesday deploy addresses vulnerabilities in DirectShow, SMB Protocol, ActiveX, Windows Shell Handler, and 32-bit Windows.

By February 9, 2010

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Microsoft offers patches to ward off ActiveX attacks

In rare out-of-cycle security update, Microsoft fixes hole that put IE users at risk of attacks via ActiveX and other controls.

By July 28, 2009

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DirectX targeted in Microsoft security updates

Microsoft Patch Tuesday preview shows that one of six security updates slated for next week will target critical hole in DirectX.

By July 9, 2009

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Microsoft warns of hole in Video ActiveX control

Microsoft says limited attacks have exploited a hole in the ActiveX control, a component of Windows Media Center used for recording and playing television video.

By July 6, 2009

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Microsoft to patch new DirectX hole

New hole in DirectX could allow an attacker to take control of a computer if the user visits a site and runs a maliciously crafted QuickTime file.

By May 28, 2009

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Microsoft fills Excel, Windows, Word holes

On Patch Tuesday, software maker finally fixes critical Excel hole that had been exploited, as well as other exploited vulnerabilities in Windows and Word.

By April 14, 2009