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Data loss security woes
Two updates were beset by technical issues, forcing Microsoft to issue another update to remove the faulty software.
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The flaw -- uncovered by IBM researchers in May and patched by Microsoft on Tuesday -- affected every version of Microsoft's desktop OS since Windows 95.
Users of Windows and other Microsoft software will receive a slew of updates on Tuesday, including five rated as critical.
Monthly security update addresses two dozen vulnerabilities, including one being exploited as part of the "Sandworm" cyberattack.
Apple just released a patch for Shellshock, a bug that could give hackers access to Macintosh computers, but a security specialist says Apple fixed only two out of three security holes.