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Microsoft to address IE vulnerability in July Patch Tuesday

Microsoft has announced that it is further strengthening Internet Explorer with the release of a critical bulletin in this month's Patch Tuesday next week.

Microsoft to address IE8 zero-day vulnerability in next Patch Tuesday

Microsoft is to address the vulnerability in Internet Explorer 8 that could potentially lead to zero-day attacks in its May Patch Tuesday next week.

Twitter is latest media company to suffer cyber attack

The social media giant was hacked last week and is the most recent US company to be targeted, following the high-profile security breaches of The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal.

Google's Eric Schmidt criticises China in new book

According to a blog by Tom Gara of The Wall Street Journal, Eric Schmidt, Google's executive chairman, claims that China is "the most sophisticated and prolific" hacker of foreign companies.

Stolen Nasa laptop contained sensitive staff information

A stolen laptop belonging to Nasa contained sensitive personal information on employees and contractors, the space agency has confirmed.