The bug drops a Trojan-horse binary when users open an affected Excel file.
In the keynote on Tuesday, Microsoft's Jason Zander showcased advances in the new VS 2010 user interface for the first time to VSLive! attendees.
The browser prototype uses its own operating system to separate processes and control security.
MDC session laid out the key advances from an ALM perspective
CEO says most vulnerabilities in Windows systems can be reduced by simply removing certain user privileges.
Embarcadero Technologies has taken the integration of its CodeGear assets to the next level with what it is coining "on-demand multiplatform software development."
The exploit's quick appearance suggests IT professionals need to patch, and patch quickly.
Microsoft plans to give the Windows Mobile platform a facelift, which includes the launch of My Phone and a developer site called Windows Marketplace for Mobile.
Microsoft will release the second CTP of its Visual Studio Extensions for SharePoint in the coming weeks, a company official said on Friday.
Atalasoft Inc. is launching a SharePoint plug-in based on the document imaging tooling in its latest SDK.
Novell has released Moonlight 1.0, a plug-in based on Microsoft's Silverlight 1.0 RIA runtime.
Microsoft is putting up $250,000 for information leading to the arrest of the Conficker worm's author.
Microsoft is rolling out two levels of hosted services in anticipation of demand.
Microsoft issued its monthly security patch, addressing four critical fixes and two important ones.
Google has licensed a patent from Microsoft that will allow synchronization of Exchange Server and the popular Gmail service.
The foundation overseeing the Firefox browser wants to help the European Commission in its complaint against Microsoft.
NCover Inc. is releasing version 3.0 this week of its flagship code coverage analysis tooling for .NET.
Microsoft expects to fix Internet Explorer, SQL Server and Visio in its upcoming February security patch.
Execs said that two security changes will be implemented in the Release Candidate version of the OS.
DynaTrace Software this week upgraded its platform to allow developers to monitor, test and troubleshoot globally distributed SOA-based applications.