Outdated software offers familiarity for IT teams, but that's cold comfort when it comes to the hot seat of legal challenges and ransomware infections.
Kapersky Labs explained that the life of a computer worm exploit doesn't end with the release of a security patch. Stuxnet is one example.
The cybergang known as the Shadow Brokers is allegedly peddling a new zero-day Windows exploit. Is the threat credible enough to warrant blocking SMB?
Internet Explorer is ending security updates for its IE8, 9 and 10 versions, pushing users to the most modern version of the browser.
Maintaining the security of POS systems is a growing concern: The Dexter malware has been found to target customers' payment information.