Vulnerability is addressed in update for Microsoft Malware Protection Engine, an update that'll be automatically applied to most systems.
With an updated engine and closer integration with Windows Firewall, the latest version of Microsoft's free anti-malware software is out of beta status.
Is Office 365 cheaper or more expensive than Google Apps? It turns out it all depends on which version you buy.
Google's Goggles recently made its way to iPhone users, letting them snap a photo of something to start a Google search. But is it better than the Android version that came before it? We find out.
Although it's not dominant, Microsoft has forced traditional antivirus vendors to make changes. With a free offering due next year, it may do so again.
The latest workers to have their jobs eliminated are being notified Wednesday, in what Microsoft said completes personnel reductions announced earlier this year.
The software maker says Friday that it's ending the latest in a series of efforts to rival Intuit in the business accounting software.
You can get Microsoft's robust Windows security suite free from Amazon (after a $30 mail-in rebate).
Eugene Kaspersky, who runs Russian's No. 1 security software maker, describes how cybercrime should be quashed and why he supports the idea of an Internet "passport."
Looking closely at a Thursday blog post, it appears that Microsoft is readying a lower-cost option for Office Home and Student productivity suite.