Patch problems just keep on coming

Once again, in the wake of this month’s supersized patch release, we’re hearing from readers who have been experiencing problems after installing the updates.

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Is the pen becoming mightier than the keyboard?

The keyboard and its accompanying pointing device have been the input method for the vast majority of our interactions with computers, is that ever going to change?

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May 2015 – Microsoft Patch Tuesday

The past few months have been heavy on the security updates, from Microsoft and other vendors. This month is no exception with 13 security patches.

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No More Patch Tuesday?

Mention the second Tuesday of every month to any IT pro who is responsible for Windows computers, and one thing comes to mind: patches.

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Third Party Patch Roundup – April 2015

This April roundup includes six patches from Apple that address 77 vulnerabilities in OS X alone, three updates from Adobe, 16 from Mozilla, & 33 advisories for Ubuntu Linux.

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Will Windows 10 finally unseat Windows XP?

Will Windows 10 be a good enough OS to lure users away from their old, comfortable desktop environment?

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Internet Explorer users: Upgrade soon or face the consequences

In an attempt to end some of the chaos and confusion, Microsoft announced that, as from next year, the company will support only the most recent versions of IE.

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The healthcare industry needs to get serious about security

According to Symantec’s annual Internet Security Threat Report, last year saw a 25 percent increase in health care organization incidents compared to 2013.

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Follow-up: Patch Problems are no April Fool’s Joke

Oops – they did it again: Some of the updates that were issued earlier this week in Microsoft’s Patch Tuesday batch are causing problems for some users.

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April 2015 – Microsoft Patch Tuesday

April’s Patch Tuesday is a little lighter, but not what you can call a real break: we still have 11 patches to deal with.

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