• January 31, 2006 31 Jan'06

    Step-by-step guide: Blocking IM and P2P

    In the wrong hands, IM and P2P file sharing can be too much of a risk for your organization. There are many ways to block this traffic, but some are more elegant -- with fewer adverse effects -- than others. Contributor Serdar Yegulalp details the ...  Continue Reading

  • January 31, 2006 31 Jan'06

    Microsoft expects bugs? It's part of the Vista plan

    Microsoft is using the same testing approach for Vista that it used for SQL Server 2005 -- the Community Technical Preview. It's a good process, but testers need to know up front that the code will be buggy.  Continue Reading

  • January 31, 2006 31 Jan'06

    Top 15 security tools for testing Windows

    Being proactive with security assessments can find unexpected vulnerabilities and ease pressure on patch Tuesday. Contributor and security testing guru Kevin Beaver discusses his 15 favorite security testing tools.  Continue Reading