March 2, 2009

Protecting Your Windows Systems from the Conficker Worm

Subsequent to the critical out of cycle patch, MS08-067, issued by Microsoft in October 2008, the Conficker Worm was discovered which infected systems that had not […]
October 24, 2008

Worm Discovered In The Wild Exploiting MS08-067

New worm detected in the wild Gimiv.A exploiting the MS08-067 vulnerability.  More details at   No details as to impact yet but […]
October 23, 2008

Microsoft Release Critical Out-Of-Band Patch

Microsoft tonight released a critical patch, MS08-067, outside their normal patch cycle.  For Microsoft to release a patch outside of their patch cycle indicates that this is […]
July 25, 2008

More on the DNS Vulnerability

Since my post on this issue yesterday and also Andy Whelan’s post to the ISSA Ireland’s newslist, a number of people have come back to me offline […]
May 8, 2008

Microsoft Windows XP Service Pack 3 Now Available

Microsoft has released the latest service pack for Windows XP.  Service Pack 3 includes all the updates and hot-fixes released since Service Pack 2 and also […]