PCs & Laptops
PCs & Laptops
How to: Get back into Windows if you get locked out
Locked out of your Windows 10 account? Here's how you can hack your way back in.
Aug 29 2018, 11:47AM
Pale Moon 28.0 unveils major under-the-hood changes and improvements
Moonchild Productions has unveiled Pale Moon 28.0 for Windows and Linux, the first major update of its Firefox-based browser since November 2016.
Aug 20 2018, 3:55PM
Goodbye Windows Update, hello Chromebook
Sorry Microsoft, I've gone to the dark side - my newest laptop is a Chromebook.
a Staff Writer
Aug 20 2018, 4:54AM
Patch Tuesday August 2018: Microsoft corrects two actively exploited zero-day bugs
Microsoft Corporation today released a series of Patch Tuesday updates, issuing fixes for 60 flaws, two of which have reportedly been actively exploited as zero-days.
Aug 16 2018, 11:01AM
Malicious Windows executable files hidden in Google Play Apps
Palo Alto Unit 42 researchers identified 145 Google Play apps infected with malicious Window's Executable Files.
Aug 7 2018, 10:01AM
PDF exploit built to combine zero-day Windows and Adobe Reader bugs
A privilege escalation vulnerability patched last week in Microsoft Windows and an Adobe Reader remote code execution bug fixed in a product update were both jointly targeted by a PDF-based zero-day exploit.
May 17 2018, 11:31AM
Windows-based CLI susceptible to process injection attack
The fresh hacking technique could hide malware in legitimate apps.
a Staff Writer
May 11 2018, 8:38AM
A line of code can crash Windows systems, even when locked
Security researchers have found a flaw in Windows that could allow hackers to crash a system when they insert a USB stick with specially crafted code. The problem happens even when Windows is locked.
May 1 2018, 11:43AM
Is it nearly time to dump Windows for Chrome OS?
Google shows Microsoft how it's done with OS updates, but there's still one thing missing.
a Staff Writer
Apr 30 2018, 8:53AM
Mac users, you can now add Windows Defender Browser Protection to Google Chrome
People are becoming rather wary of the security they trust, particularly after the recent bad press.
Apr 19 2018, 11:39AM
Meltdown and Spectre: Microsoft's Spectre patch 'bricks' older AMD machines
Users report boot errors and hanging Windows loading screens
Jan 9 2018, 10:55AM
Windows, Mac, and Linux all at risk from flaws in Excel file reader library
Security researchers have warned over multiple flaws in Libxls that could result in remote code execution using specially crafted XLS files.
Nov 22 2017, 10:37AM
Windows Firewall Control 5 released, extends protection offered by built-in firewall
Why does anyone need a third-party firewall when Windows offers one of its own? Good question...
Oct 9 2017, 10:47AM
Bill Gates denounces CTRL+ALT+DEL, pins blame on IBM
Hate having to press three buttons instead of one in Windows? So does Bill Gates.
Sep 22 2017, 9:31AM
New Windows flaw could allow a WannaCry-like attack if not patched
Network administrators and computer owners are once again being implored to make sure that they have updated Windows to block a WannaCry-like vulnerability.
Aug 16 2017, 11:01AM
Recently patched Flash Player sandbox leaks Windows credentials
A flaw in Adobe Flash could have allowed hackers to discover Windows user credentials. Hackers can find out user details with this one simple trick.
Aug 14 2017, 11:52AM
1Password updates Windows edition with One-Time Password clipboard support
A password manager should be an essential tool.
Aug 1 2017, 10:42AM
The 6 best painting and drawing apps for Windows
How to get your doodle on now that Paint has kicked the bucket.
Jul 26 2017, 11:21AM
Surface Pro and Surface Laptop officially launch
US customers can trade in Apple products for a discount. No joy for us Aussies, though.
Jun 16 2017, 10:15AM
Workstation branding comes back to Windows
Twenty-year hiatus sees new version for power users.
Jun 6 2017, 12:06PM
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