UPDATE NOW: Critical Patch Pushed by Microsoft

Usually, Microsoft pushes out updates on “Patch Tuesday” but the severity of the vulnerability they are fixing requires immediate remediation and a new update released in the last 24 hours. The update fixes a serious security flaw found within how Windows products read certain types of fonts.

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TechSupportScams And The Blue Screen of Death

Tech support scammers have done cold calls, scary pop ups and now are writing their own malware.

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Scheduled Tasks

Since the introduction of Task Scheduler 2.0, the Scheduled Tasks use xml files and the .job extension. What hasn’t changed, is the extensive use of Tasks by Adware and other Potentially Unwanted Programs.

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The State of Windows XP in Numbers

Months after Microsoft pulls the plug on Windows XP, we revisit the numbers then and now.

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Safe Mode

In Windows, what is safe mode how does it work?

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