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Google Awards 18-Year-Old Student $36,000 for Discovery of Remote Code Execution Flaw

Uruguayan Ezequiel Pereira López found a remote code execution vulnerability in Google's App Engine and has been rewarded over a $30,000 as a result. It's not the student's first find, though it is his highest paying to date.

Google Reveals Vulnerability in Microsoft’s Ultra Secure Windows 10 S

Google has disclosed a zero-day exploit in Windows 10 S systems with Device Guard enabled. Though not serious, it allows for arbitrary code execution with physical access.
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Google Finds Microsoft Edge Vulnerability and Discloses it After No Patch Was Issued

Google Project Zero has once against found a flaw in Microsoft Edge and according to its practice disclosed the vulnerability after Microsoft missed a 90-day patch deadline.
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Project Zero Researcher Ports Windows Defender to Linux for Fuzzing Enhancements

Travis Ormandy says that the fuzzing technique works better for Windows Defender ported to Linux. He has created a tool to allow this process.
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Microsoft Fixes ‘Crazy Bad’ Zero-Day Windows Defender Vulnerability in Two Days

An exploit in Windows Defender's malware prevention engine has caused considerable concern among security researchers, labeled one of the worst zero-day exploits in recent times. Now that the flaw is fixed, more details about it have emerged.

Windows 10 Vulnerability Found by Project Zero Gets Third Party Patch

Third-party security group 0patch has issued a fix for a gdi32.dll vulnerability found in Windows 10. The flaw was discovered by Google Project Zero last month and will likely be solved by Microsoft’s March Patch Tuesday.
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Project Zero Researcher Badges Windows 10 “Two Steps Forward, One Step Back”

Accomplished Google hacker James Forshaw has given a slight sign of approval to Windows 10 by badging the platform as a “two-steps-forward, one-step-back” affair when compared to the previous edition.

Microsoft Windows 10 Flaw Leaves Chrome and Edge Sandboxes Open

Google Project Zero says a single line change in Windows 10 1903 allows attackers to escape browser sandboxes.

GitHub CEO Denies Source Code Hack Claims

GitHub CEO Nat Friedman says neither he nor the company has been hacked after supposed source code was leaked online.

Windows 10 Version 2004 is Now Causing Edge and Chrome Browser Issues

Windows 10 version 2004 is causing Edge to start automatically on system startup, while Chrome users cannot sign into their accounts.

Unpatchable iOS Exploit Could Leave Seven Generations of iPhones Vulnerable

In another security blow for Apple, a researcher has handed an "unpatchable public bootrom exploit" to the jailbreak community.

Patched LastPass Vulnerability Opened Users to Password Theft from Malicious Sites

A now-resolved LastPass vulnerability let attackers grab a username and password from the extensions cache when they visited a malicious site.

Microsoft Fixes Four of SandboxEscaper Disclosed Exploits During Patch Tuesday

Unfortunately, a patch for the fifth zero-day published by SandboxEscaper will not arrive until later, Microsoft confirmed.
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Microsoft Issues Special Patch for Critical Windows Defender Flaw

Ahead of Patch Tuesday, Microsoft has sent out a fix for Windows Defender and anti-malware tools that are vulnerable due to a flaw in the Malware Protection Engine.
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Microsoft Rolls Out March Patch Tuesday for Windows 10

Patch Tuesday this month sees Cumulative Update KB4013429 reach Windows 10 users on PC and Mobile. This release could see Microsoft fix several recent zero day vulnerabilities.

Microsoft IE Vulnerability Fixed by 0patch Ahead of Official Patch Tuesday

0patch has recently issued a third-party fix for a Windows 10 zero-day flaw, and now the Acros Security team has patched a more critical IE11 vulnerability. Microsoft will likely fix this issue officially next week.

Microsoft Ignite 2021: Check Out All the Major Announcements from the Virtual Developer Conference

Microsoft Ignite 2021 is underway with big announcements including Azure Percept, Azure Data changes, and Microsoft Teams improvements.

Microsoft Employees Criticize Company’s Partnership with Oil Giant Chevron

Employees have raised plans about Microsoft's partnership with Chevron and Schlumberger, which, among other things, plans to make oil and gas extraction more efficient.

Microsoft Ramps up Quantum Computing Efforts with Hire of Former Qualcomm Engineers

Microsoft has reportedly been snapping up Qualcomm employees for months, with several former employees updating their LinkedIn profiles. The move enforces the company's huge bet on a new way to create quantum computers.
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Microsoft Edge Protected Against New Spoofing Technique

Reacting to a 90-day notice from a security research, Microsoft updated Microsoft Edge to mitigate against an address bar vulnerability.