With a short blog post, Microsoft has announced on Friday that unknown hackers might have accessed and exfiltrated information regarding law enforcement information requests from a number of compromised employee email accounts.
Microsoft has released the results of a global survey that tried to answer the question how people around the world see technology and how personal technology has changed their lives.
Despite having announced earlier this month that they would stop providing signature updates for Security Essentials for Windows XP in April 8, 2014 - the same date when Windows XP reaches the end of life and support - Microsoft did an about-turn and decided to continue to provide updates to their antimalware signatures and engine for Windows XP users through July 14, 2015.
With only four bulletins, this month's release is the lightest in recent memory.
Remember when in late August 2013 the Tor anonymity network was hit with a sudden and massive influx of active clients connecting to it? It was later discovered that the spike happened due to Mevade bots getting equipped with a component that used Tor for C&C communication.
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