With Valentine's Day around the corner, it would be a terrible time to get infected. Time to "patch up" your connections - Microsoft and Adobe fix critical flaws on Patch Tuesday http://bit.ly/1bTgpNt
@0xmf Lead might be a bit strong. They didn't exactly invent the new stuff, but they are certainly pushing harder for adoption than others. It could further alienate Windows 8 if it doesn't work, as some sites may not work without RC4. High risk.
Lead, follow or get out of the way. Not something you usually associate with Microsoft, but they are leading the way in adopting new cryptographic standards before the old ones break http://bit.ly/1hHbDXT