Still, infection rates for Windows XP are two to three times worse.
Microsoft releases seven bulletins addressing 20 security issues in Windows, SQL Server and Office.
RFI inclusion is a simple website attack that nonetheless can make sites vulnerable to data loss or other malice. Using careful code logic will thwart RFI attacks.
While Microsoft System Center 2012 Endpoint Protection offers deployment and management convenience, its anti-malware engine is weak in comparison to competitors.
The BSI is recommending that users switch to an alternative browser.
The vulnerability, uncovered by researcher Eric Romang, could enable remote code execution.
With one of the lightest security patches in months, some security researchers wonder if Microsoft is leaving some bugs unpatched.
Yesterday's security alert addresses three vulnerabilities.
Sixteen vulnerabilities were patched in Firefox, and 12 in Thunderbird.