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Security Experts React to Heartbleed

Security Experts React to Heartbleed

Experts from 3 key areas of IT security have commented below on the Heartbleed security flaw. Please feel free to attribute the comments in any stories or blog posts, and let me know if you have specific questions for any/all of them, and or if you’d like to speak by phone: Password/privileged identity management expert [...]

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April 2014 Patch Tuesday Advanced Notification

April 2014 Patch Tuesday Advanced Notification

Microsoft has announced this month’s Patch Tuesday release.  There are 4 total patches expected to be released on Tuesday, April 8th. With this Patch Tuesday we also say farewell to Windows XP and Office 2003 support.  Microsoft has reached the End of Life for these two products.  All in all a seemingly light April for Microsoft [...]

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March 2014 Patch Tuesday Advanced Notification

March 2014 Patch Tuesday Advanced Notification

Microsoft has announced this month’s Patch Tuesday release.  There are 5 total patches expected to be released on Tuesday, March 11th. Here is the breakdown for this month: Security Bulletins: Two bulletins are rated as Critical. Three bulletins are rated as Important. Vulnerability Impact: Two bulletins address vulnerabilities that could allow Remote Code Execution. One bulletin [...]

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February 2014 Patch Tuesday Advanced Notification

February 2014 Patch Tuesday Advanced Notification

Microsoft has announced this month’s Patch Tuesday release.  There are 5 total patches expected to be released on Tuesday, February 11th. Here is the breakdown for this month: Security Bulletins: Two bulletins are rated as Critical. Three bulletins are rated as Important. Vulnerability Impact: Two bulletins address vulnerabilities that could allow Remote Code Execution. One bulletin [...]

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January 2014 Patch Tuesday Advanced Notification

January 2014 Patch Tuesday Advanced Notification

Microsoft has announced this month’s Patch Tuesday release.  There are 4 total patches – 0 Critical and 4 Important – expected to be released on Tuesday, January 14th. Here is the breakdown for this month: Security Bulletins: ZERO! bulletins are rated as Critical. Yay! Four bulletins are rated as Important. Vulnerability Impact: One bulletin addresses a vulnerability [...]

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“Welcome to the Machine”

“Welcome to the Machine”

Yes, there is the Internet of Things: a world in parallel to ours were our devices, data, algorithms, gadgets, smart phones and digital tools interconnect, communicate, and work independently of our own input or monitoring. They provide us with efficiencies, automation, services and information, and even do things for us we often do not have [...]

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December 2013 Patch Tuesday Advanced Notification

December 2013 Patch Tuesday Advanced Notification

Microsoft has announced this month’s Patch Tuesday release.  There are 11 total patches – 5 Critical and 6 Important – expected to be released on Tuesday, December 10. Here is the breakdown for this month: Security Bulletins: Five bulletins are rated as Critical. Six bulletins are rated as Important. Vulnerability Impact: Six bulletins address vulnerabilities that could [...]

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November Patch Tuesday Advanced Notification

November Patch Tuesday Advanced Notification

Microsoft has announced this months Patch Tuesday release.  8 total patches, 3 Critical and 5 Important.  Microsoft did state that the Security Advisory 2896666 will NOT be included in this Patch Tuesday release.  The update for the Zero-Day will be released as soon as it is ready.  Shavlik’s content release today will include the Fix [...]

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VoIP Vulnerabilities: What You Need to Consider When Assessing Business Phone Systems

VoIP Vulnerabilities: What You Need to Consider When Assessing Business Phone Systems

Are you thinking of switching to or investing in a VoIP system for your company? VoIP offers numerous benefits — ease of use and reduced cost being just two — but with increased benefits can come increased risk. Our complimentary white paper will honestly and succinctly assess the vulnerabilities associated with VoIP systems and then [...]

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There is a needle in the haystack, Ground Control.

There is a needle in the haystack, Ground Control.

All of us are engaged daily in the process of looking for information on the Internet, or “searching”. Sometimes, we search for clarification, facts, confirmation, projects, solutions, while other times our searches help us broaden our views, come to terms with a concept, make a plan, find a definition, or cross check a fact. Watch yourself [...]

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