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Google reveals a new Windows zero-day bug it says is under active attack

Google has dropped details of a previously undisclosed vulnerability in Windows, which it says hackers are actively exploiting. As a result, Google gave Microsoft just a week to fix the vulnerability. That deadline came and went, and Google published details of the vulnerability this afternoon.

Microsoft releases update to remove Adobe Flash from Windows

Microsoft has released the KB4577586 update to remove Adobe Flash from Windows and prevents it from being installed again.

How to enable DNS-over-HTTPS (DoH) in Windows 10

DNS-over-HTTPS (DoH) allows DNS resolution to be performed via the HTTPS protocol rather than through the normal plain text DNS lookups.

These Windows 10 tools give you complete control over privacy

If you are concerned about how Windows 10 tracks your activity, these two tools allow you to take complete control over the operating system's privacy settings.

These tools will help you keep your PC's drivers up to date

Windows 10 does a good job of updating your PC's drivers, but third-party tools can help you clean up and optimize your system. Here are the best tools to keep your Windows 10 PC's drivers up to date.

Custom Windows 10 themes can be used to steal users' credentials

A new finding by a security researcher suggests that specially crafted Windows 10 themes files can be used to redirect users to an authentication-required site to steal their Microsoft credentials.

Windows 10 features that boost your computer's security

Your Windows 10 computer has a treasure trove of hidden security features and you need to manually enable them by tweaking the system settings. In this article, we've highlighted the best security features that you should try on Windows 10.

Microsoft August 2020 Patch Tuesday fixes 2 zero-days, 120 flaws

With the release of the August 2020 Patch Tuesday security updates, Microsoft has released one Servicing Stack Update for Windows 10 advisory and fixes for 120 vulnerabilities in Microsoft products. 17 are classified as Critical, and 103 are classified as Important.

Restarting your PC could help reduce the risk of a security issue

Microsoft is working on a resolution for an issue that causes Windows Defender Application Guard and Windows Sandbox to fail to open. For now, the issue can be mitigated by restarting your device.

How to use Windows 10 File History to make secure backups

With File History feature on Windows, you can securely back up copies of files that are in the Documents, Music, Pictures, Videos, and Desktop folders.

Microsoft Store security fixes included in July 'Patch Tuesday' updates

It's that time of the month again: July's "Patch Tuesday" updates are here. As is standard for these updates, you can expect security and bug fixes across several supported versions of Windows 10. Here's a look at what's new.

Best Antivirus Software for Windows 10 in 2020

If you’re interested in taking your PC’s security to another level, check out this roundup of the best antivirus software available in 2020.

Microsoft Releases Urgent Windows Update to Patch Two Critical Flaws

Microsoft has just released urgent software updates to patch two high-risk security vulnerabilities in Windows Codecs Library. These updates are being rolled automatically through the Microsoft Store rather than through the traditional Windows Update.

Microsoft quietly created a Windows 10 File Recovery tool, how to use

Microsoft has created a Windows 10 File Recovery Tool that recovers deleted files and forgot to tell anyone.

How to uninstall Cortana on Windows 10 2004

Starting with the release of Windows 10 May 2020 Update, Cortana is now a standalone app and it's no longer an integral part of the platform. If you don't use Cortana, here's how you can block and remove it from your system.

Microsoft Adds DNS-Over-HTTPS Support for Windows 10 Insiders

Microsoft said the DNS-over-HTTPS protocol will bolster privacy by providing encrypted DNS sessions.

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