Microsoft says its security team is looking into an elevation-of-privilege exploit affecting Windows-based systems.
Microsoft's new white paper explains the organizational and standards-based underpinnings of its cloud security efforts.
Microsoft's November security update arrived today, and it's something less than a Thanksgiving meal.
Learn how a "defense-in-depth" strategy can provide greater protection to your enterprise.
An upsurge in retail-oriented phishing exploits underscores the growing menace posed by targeted attacks.
In a security advisory, Microsoft is warning users of Internet Explorer vulnerability that could allow remote code execution by hackers.
Mid-size shops are increasingly -- even disproportionately -- coming under attack by hackers, yet few security budgets are rising.
Unix/Linux systems needn't be islands of identity; we show you the challenges and options for addressing authentication, provisioning, and security and take a closer look at Active Directory bridges.
Java should be considered a top software security threat, even more so than Adobe PDF files, according to Microsoft's announcement.
Mobile users are more likely to get themselves into trouble -- but not the kind you'd expect.
Microsoft Security Essentials (MSE) will be free for small businesses to use "beginning in early October," Microsoft announced
Internet Explorer 9, released in beta form, doesn't talk to strangers
A controversial new report shows vendors are leaving enterprises seriously exposed.
Today's security market differs greatly from the market that was hammered almost a decade ago, following the dot.com implosion.
Four questions that promote security and regulatory compliance in your enterprise
A vulnerability Microsoft has confirmed is being exploited, and the software giant says it can't fix the problem with a simple update.
Spam dominates e-mail; phishing attacks mimic support chat sessions.
Microsoft on Friday issued an update of its Security Compliance Manager tool, which helps IT pros set security policies for some Microsoft software.
Blockbuster deal will let Intel provide hardware-based security.
Among the oft-cited weaknesses in using passwords for authentication are that people choose bad, easily guessed passwords, such as "123456" or "password"