How to update Silverlight – or uninstall it completely!

Protect your computer better by keeping Silverlight updated, or eradicate it completely.

Yasin Soliman explains.

Plugins – yes, they’re handy but they also increase the surface of attack

Whichever web browser you are using, you should know that using any plugin runs the risk of putting your system – and your data – in increased peril.

Yasin Soliman reports.

Angler Exploit Kit updated to target PCs and Macs with Silverlight attack

PC and Mac users are being advised to ensure that their computers are updated with the latest security patches, following the discovery that the notorious Angler exploit kit is taking advantage of a known vulnerability in Microsoft’s Silverlight technology.

Read more in my article on the Hot for Security blog.