Tags Windows XP

Microsoft patches Windows XP due to 'heightened risk' of nation-state activity

by Patrick Howell O'Neill

"In reviewing the updates for this month, some vulnerabilities were identified that pose elevated risk of cyber attacks by government organizations."

Researchers build WannaCry decryption tools for Windows XP

by Patrick Howell O'Neill

Windows XP users have a chance to decrypt WannaCry and save their files from oblivion.

Leaked NSA hacking tools are a hit on the dark web

by Chris Bing

A shadowy cast of random hackers are now sharing, promoting and working to reverse engineer the tools in the latest Shadow Brokers dump.

Windows XP is a security nightmare, yet still used by hundreds of millions

by Patrick Howell O'Neill

Windows XP is old, insecure, and yet somehow still one of the most popular operating systems in the world. Over 100 million users this year include millions of consumers in China, professionals around the world in the healthcare industry, and the U.S. military are stuck on the ancient software.