Patches: Archive: December 2010 

Microsoft Finishes Year with Massive Patch Release

In one of its largest patch drops, Microsoft is not making the holidays cheery for PC security pros.

Chrome Browser, OS Updated for Security

Google updates Chrome – both the browser and the OS, shelling out $2,000 in bug bounties, but sharing few details.

Microsoft to Ship 17 patches on Patch Tuesday

Company will patch last month's zero-day. It could turn out to be one of the largest patch events yet.

Mozilla Plugs Firefox 3.6.13 For 11 Flaws

Critical security update for the open source browser issued as work continues on Firefox 4.

Internet Explorer 9 Will Add Anti-tracking Features

In the wake of a recent FTC report, a Microsoft executive announces privacy additions for the next version of Internet Explorer.