Slew of Windows patches coming
By Joris Evers
Staff Writer, CNET News.com
Published: October 6, 2005, 3:10 PM PDT
As part of its monthly patching cycle, Microsoft on Tuesday plans to release eight security alerts for flaws in the Windows operating system. At least one of the alerts is deemed "critical," Microsoft's highest risk rating, the company said in a notice posted on its Web site on Thursday.