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Microsoft is now investigating reports that Internet Explorer versions 6, 7 and 8 are leaving the computers which run them vulnerable to zero-day attacks.
Now that Windows 8 has spent a few weeks out in the world as a final, finished product, researchers are beginning to report on its security measures while Microsoft prepares to release the OS’s very first security patch.
Microsoft will release a preview version of Internet Explorer 10 for Windows 7 in mid-November, the company announced on Wednesday.
Grab your popcorn, train wreck fans. It looks like Microsoft’s Windows 8 launch could be a spectacle that is not to be missed.
Earlier this week, it was discovered that 4 of every 10 Americans were vulnerable to a dangerous zero-day exploit found in Microsoft’s Internet Explorer.
On Monday, another zero-day bug was reported in Internet Explorer with a pretty shocking statistic: 4 out of every 10 Americans are in danger of having their machines remotely accessed as a result of this zero-day flaw.
Fans of Google’s web-based apps who insist on operating IE8 will, as of November 15 of this year, be left in the dust.
Though October 26th is several weeks away, many have already begun to use Windows 8, Microsoft’s latest desktop and tablet operating system, ahead of its official public release. As is always the case in the techno-sphere, early adopters, though often respected by their peers, are also usually the group to bear the burden of bugs and glitches.
Atari and Microsoft last week launched Atari Arcade, a free, HTML5-based way to play your favorite 80s-era pixelated video games.
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