Microsoft Windows desktop operating systems security management
- February 17, 2017
Microsoft's upcoming Windows Insider Program for Businesses will cater to IT professionals. Through the program, nicknamed WIP4Biz, IT admins will be able to test new Windows 10 features with their ...
- April 18, 2016
Apple quit providing security updates for QuickTime on Windows PCs. Discovery of 2 zero day exploits makes it time to uninstall QuickTime for Windows NOW.
- February 17, 2016
With 2 hidden cumulative updates for Windows 10 in the Microsoft Update Catalog that never made Windows Update, are they for testing or real updates?
- February 10, 2016
After six months of little or no information about updates for Windows 10, MS has launched a Web page that provides useful details about changes included in Windows Update items, starting with ...
- February 01, 2016
A new revision to the Secunia Personal Software Inspector/Corporate Software Inspector lays some long-standing Windows 8 and Windows 10 errors to rest.
- January 20, 2016
A recent blog post from Microsoft EVP Terry Myerson shows how the company is using both positive and negative inducements to get enterprise users to migrate to Windows 10. On the positive side: new ...
- December 28, 2006
Security guru Kevin Beaver presents his two cents worth on what he sees happening in the information security world of networks and business operations during the new year.
- June 06, 2006
In other news, Microsoft investigates a new Windows flaw; a college loan firm reports missing data on 1.3 million borrowers; and F-Secure patches Web console flaw.
- March 22, 2006
For Windows security, open source tools are often an afterthought, but they can be more flexible than Microsoft tools and less costly than third-party tools. Contributor Tony Bradley reviews a few of the lesser known open source security tools.
- February 15, 2006
Can't make it to this year's RSA conference? Ben Vigil, editor of SearchWindowsSecurity.com, shares his thoughts and perspectives on the meetings in this blog.
- January 31, 2006
IT managers and security auditors have long had an uneasy relationship. Contributor Derek Melber tells you why its in your best interest, and your company's, to get along.
- December 29, 2005
Former TechTarget editor-in-chief Paul Gillin predicts the top 10 technology trends for 2006, including open source, Web 2.0, blogging, offshoring and convergence.
- November 23, 2005
Update: The SANS Top 20 vulnerability list for 2005 shows the bad guys attacking flawed apps and paying more attention to network holes.
- October 10, 2005
At least one will be critical, the software giant said in its monthly advance notice to customers.
- September 27, 2005
People look to government to prevent catastrophe. But in the Information Age, some of those people, namely those working in IT shops, need to do their part to protect us.