Windows Enterprise Desktop

November 2008

  • More Out-of-Cycle Vista Updates Post

    Ed Tittel 28 Nov 2008
  • On 11/25/2008 Microsoft pushed a slew of updates out the door For Windows Vista, as follows: KB957321 - An update to add support to the XMP specification for complex data types in the Windows ...

  • Secunia Network Inspector

    Ed Tittel 26 Nov 2008
  • I've been working in some depth around Windows security topics since 1997, when I began teaching Windows hardening classes at Interop with my colleague and co-author James Michael Stewart. In 2003, ...

  • Explorer Crashes? ShellExView to the Rescue!

    Ed Tittel 24 Nov 2008
  • I've grappled with this problem on various Vista systems for over a year now. A user will be tooling along merrily in Vista on his or her desktop when all of a sudden BAM! Explorer.exe crashes, and ...

  • Pre-Vista Certification Training Warm-up

    Ed Tittel 05 Nov 2008
  • OK, OK. I know I promised to dig into the various Windows Vista certification exams in their MCTS (Microsoft Certified Technical Specialist) and MCITP (Microsoft Certified IT Professional) programs ...

  • Microsoft's Windows Vista Certification Exams

    Ed Tittel 03 Nov 2008
  • Despite all the recent news and hoopla about Windows Vista's failure in the enterprise marketplace, it's by no means the case that the response to Microsoft's Windows Vista related certification ...