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Microsoft Blog Hacked Again by Syrian Electronic Army

Microsoft Blog Hacked Again by Syrian Electronic Army

Microsoft have been attacked again by the Syrian Electronic Army (SEA) and had their Office Blog defaced, hours after a redesign. This has been on top of having two of their twitter accounts hacked earlier. The Microsoft Office Blogs site had a rogue article titled “Hacked by the Syrian Electronic Army.” The article has since been removed, but they posted a screenshot via their twitter...

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Microsoft Gives Windows XP A Stay of Execution until 14 July 2015

Microsoft Gives Windows XP A Stay of Execution until 14 July 2015

Microsoft has announced that it will continue to support Windows XP until 14 July 2015. This will include it’s security products; antimalware engine as well as signatures. This has been extended from it’s previous announced retirement date of 8 April 2014. For end users this means that their AV software Microsoft Security Essentials will stil receive updates after support for Windows XP...

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