Redmond yesterday released 12 new security patches as part of its monthly update, five of them marked critical. Microsoft is encouraging customers to apply the updates as soon as possible.
Federal authorities in the U.S. are continuing to press for access to encrypted or overseas data handled by firms like Apple and Microsoft, while opponents say such backdoors would worsen security.
Ailing Canadian handset maker BlackBerry Ltd. is working to reinvent itself and spending a pretty penny to do it. The company has agreed to buy Good Technology for $425 million in an all-cash deal.
The new Snapdragon 820 chip by Qualcomm hopes to strike a blow against malware targeting smartphones by using machine learning to better identify malicious code, the company announced Monday.
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