Windows 8 News, Articles and Updates

China snubs Microsoft for ending XP security

Microsoft has paid a high price for stopping security support on Windows XP - the Chinese government has decided not to buy Windows 8 for fear that product too will be left insecure.

MSWin 8.1 users must update or lose security patches

Organisations run the risk of being left defenceless against attackers unless they upgrade from MS Win 8.1

Vupen offers Windows 8 zero-day for sale

French security company Vupen claims to have defeated Windows 8 security just days after the official launch of the operating system, and has offered a zero-day exploit for Windows 8 and Internet Explorer 10 (IE10) for sale.