Patch Tuesday

Patch Tuesday occurs on the second Tuesday of each month in North America, on which Microsoft regularly releases security patches.Starting with Windows 98, Microsoft included a "Windows Update" system that would check for patches to Windows and its components, which Microsoft would release intermittently. With the release of Microsoft Update, this system also checks for updates to other Microsoft products, such as Office, Visual Studio and SQL Server.Patch Tuesday begins at 18:00 or 17:00 GMT (10:00 PST (GMT-8) or 10:00 PDT (GMT-7)). Sometimes there is an extraordinary Patch Tuesday, 14 days after the regular Patch Tuesday. There are also updates which are published daily (e.g.
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  • Weekly Marketing Skinny • January 17, 2015

    … to wait). Hot debate: Should Google disclose unpatched software vulnerabilities to make software developers fix them? …and leave the users vulnerable if they don’t… Speaking of: Microsoft is dropping its patch Tuesday alerts for all except premier support subscribers. Google Translate plans to add real-time automatic speech translation to its app…

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