1. Patch Tuesday, August 2019 Edition  Krebs on Security
  2. DejaBlue: New BlueKeep-Style Bugs Mean You Need to Update Windows Now  WIRED
  3. The Best Ways to Get Windows 10 for Free  Lifehacker
  4. A new Surface Headphones firmware update is rolling out now  Windows Central
  5. Four wormable bugs in newer versions of Windows need your attention now  Ars Technica
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Vulnerabilities in Microsoft's Remote Desktop Protocol continue to plague the web.Vulnerabilities in Microsoft's Remote Desktop Protocol continue to plague the web.

DejaBlue: New BlueKeep-Style Bugs Mean You Need to Update Windows Now | WIRED

Microsoft has warned users of 'critical' new vulnerabilities across all versions of Windows which have the potential to spread worldwide...Microsoft has warned users of 'critical' new vulnerabilities across all versions of Windows which have the potential to spread worldwide...

Microsoft Warning Impacts 800M Windows 10 Computers

Exploits against Windows 7 to 10 could spread from PC to PC—no user interaction needed.Exploits against Windows 7 to 10 could spread from PC to PC—no user interaction needed.

Four wormable bugs in newer versions of Windows need your attention now | Ars Technica

Exploits against Windows 7 to 10 could spread from PC to PC—no user interaction needed.Exploits against Windows 7 to 10 could spread from PC to PC—no user interaction needed.

Four wormable bugs in newer versions of Windows need your attention now | Ars Technica

“Microsoft Windows Security Updates August 2019 overview https://t.co/9fODd1SEzY”

Eric Vanderburg on Twitter: "Microsoft Windows Security Updates August 2019 overview https://t.co/9fODd1SEzY… "

“Just saying this again, @windows you're missing an amazing opportunity. Just make these 3 simple changes to Windows 10: * A "mac finder layout" option for Windows Explorer * Quick Look * A Mac Preview clone Just these 3 things would enable mac users to switch in DROVES”

Scott Jenson on Twitter: "Just saying this again, @windows you're missing an amazing opportunity. Just make these 3 simple changes to Windows 10: * A "mac finder layout" option for Windows Explorer * Quick Look * A Mac Preview clone Just these 3 things would enable mac users to switch in DROVES"

“I know MSFT has had some truly horrible quality control on Windows 10 (et al) updates in the past couple years (not so "trustworthy computing", as it were), but this seems like rly horribad, stupid, daft, insane, and clueless REDACTED advice by @Computerworld.”

boB Rudis on Twitter: "I know MSFT has had some truly horrible quality control on Windows 10 (et al) updates in the past couple years (not so "trustworthy computing", as it were), but this seems like rly horribad, stupid, daft, insane, and clueless REDACTED advice by @Computerworld.… https://t.co/NwcwgsS7g5"

“For MacOS users seeing problems connecting to Windows Servers over SMB1 and NTLM after applying MS June Update KB4503276, Apple has a KB now: https://t.co/0qyfAhYTRv”

Ned Pyle on Twitter: "For MacOS users seeing problems connecting to Windows Servers over SMB1 and NTLM after applying MS June Update KB4503276, Apple has a KB now: https://t.co/0qyfAhYTRv"

Patch Tuesday, August 2019 Edition — Krebs on Security

When it comes to Windows, what's old is new again. The next update to Windows 10 will amount to little more than tweaks and improvements to May's Windows 10 1903.When it comes to Windows, what's old is new again. The next update to Windows 10 will amount to little more than tweaks and improvements to May's Windows 10 1903.

Windows 10's fall upgrade: Yep, it's a service pack | Computerworld

After a slow start, Microsoft's security solution is now considered among the best.After a slow start, Microsoft's security solution is now considered among the best.

Windows Defender rated as best antivirus around | ITProPortal

The Microsoft Defender anti-virus software packed into every Windows install has received a perfect score from anti-virus testing firm AV-Test.The Microsoft Defender anti-virus software packed into every Windows install has received a perfect score from anti-virus testing firm AV-Test.

Windows Defender gets perfect score from AV-Test - The Tech Report

Plus special guest stars Adobe and SAP in this month's security fixes

This summer's hottest sequels: BlueKeep II, III, IV and V – the latest wormable RDP holes in Microsoft Windows • The Register

Three months after BlueKeep, there's a new set of RDP vulnerabilities in town—and this time, they affect Windows 10.Three months after BlueKeep, there's a new set of RDP vulnerabilities in town—and this time, they affect Windows 10.

Microsoft Warns of New Wormable RDP Flaw - Infosecurity Magazine

Of the 93 vulnerabilities Microsoft patched today, 29 are rated Critical and 64 are rated Important in severity.Of the 93 vulnerabilities Microsoft patched today, 29 are rated Critical and 64 are rated Important in severity.

Microsoft August 2019 Patch Tuesday fixes 93 security bugs | ZDNet

WCOS, short for Windows Core OS, is the stripped-down, modular version of Windows that Microsoft intends to use to power the next generation of their devices such as the long-rumored Surface PC, which has a fascinating codename — Centaurus. While the existence of Core OS has been confirmed multiple times by sources close to the […]

Microsoft’s Windows Core OS is real, and here is another proof - MSPoweruser

Microsoft’s Windows Core OS is real, and here is another proof - MSPoweruser

Remote code execution attacks are already affecting Microsoft’s soon to be unsupported operating systems. The BlueKeep exploit code (CVE-2019-0708) is a security vulnerability that was discovered in Microsoft’s Remote Desktop Protocol, which allows for the possibility of remote code execution. Microsoft reported that the exploit code is now “widely available” for use by attackers, who […]

Time to update: Bluekeep RDP vulnerability being actively exploited - MSPoweruser

Time to update: Bluekeep RDP vulnerability being actively exploited - MSPoweruser

Patch Tuesday, August 2019: Windows 10 Cumulative Updates Are Out for Almost All Windows 10 Versions, Including 1903 & 1809.Patch Tuesday, August 2019: Windows 10 Cumulative Updates Are Out for Almost All Windows 10 Versions, Including 1903 & 1809.

Patch Tuesday: Windows 10 Cumulative Updates Out for Various Versions