New & Notable
Windows 10 security and management News
June 28, 2018
At Identiverse 2018, speakers and attendees expect a rise in two-factor authentication, as the single sign-on user password authentication falls out of favor.
April 17, 2017
IT pros hoped for more advanced security tools and other new Windows 10 Creators Update features, but they were underwhelmed by what they actually received.
February 15, 2017
Email phishing attacks against high-level executives increased at Tri-Counties Regional Center last year. To combat and boost awareness of the problem, CIO Dominic Namnath turned to user training ...
August 28, 2015
I've been aware of Windows Hello (the ability to use biometrics for login authentication and other access controls) in Windows 10 since MS first started talking about it late in 2014. Intel's ...
Windows 10 security and management Get Started
Bring yourself up to speed with our introductory content
Identity and access management (IAM) is an evolving market that now includes software and services that incorporate machine learning, analytics and microservices. IT departments can use IAM tools to strengthen end-user security. This month's cover ... Continue Reading
Remote desktop protocol (RDP) is a secure network communications protocol designed for remote management, as well as for remote access to virtual desktops, applications and an RDP terminal server. Continue Reading
Remote desktop is a program or an operating system feature that allows a user to connect to a computer in another location, see that computer's desktop and interact with it as if it were local. Continue Reading
Evaluate Windows 10 security and management Vendors & Products
Weigh the pros and cons of technologies, products and projects you are considering.
Microsoft Windows PowerShell is a versatile and powerful command-line tool for administrators, but it's probably not something users need installed on their desktops. Continue Reading
Before IT can apply a software patch, it must choose among varied endpoint security tools. Here are some of the best for the patch management process. Continue Reading
You can use client diagnostic tools to help gather the desktop data you need to troubleshoot connectivity and authentication issues in the enterprise. Continue Reading
Manage Windows 10 security and management
Learn to apply best practices and optimize your operations.
Jeremy Moskowitz's recent Win10 migration survey reveals 2018 challenges facing organizations of all kinds, based on 500-plus responses from 30 countries (80% US-based). Continue Reading
It turns out that finding Windows Defender Security About info is a little convoluted, but checking its Settings will point you in the right direction. Continue Reading
Is is because OEM are taking too long to pony up that MS offers Spectre Meltdown updates via catalog downloads? I don't know, but I'm glad somebody's doing something! Continue Reading
Problem Solve Windows 10 security and management Issues
We’ve gathered up expert advice and tips from professionals like you so that the answers you need are always available.
According to some usually reliable observers and experts, Windows 10 Version 1803 may drop Spectre Patches on some PCs. Here's how to check if any of your PCs are affected. Continue Reading
When the Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities came to light, everyone scrambled to find a fix. As a result, the patching process has been anything but smooth. Continue Reading
When it comes to fixing misbehaving or flaky Windows PCs, here are some hopefully useful Win10 upgrade repair install tips. Continue Reading