Monthly Archives: January 2008

Windows Vista One Year Vulnerability Report

Microsoft’s Jeff Jones released the 1 year vulnerability report for Windows Vista. This paper analyzes the vulnerability disclosures and security updates for the first year of Windows Vista and looks at it in the context of its predecessor, Windows XP, … Continue reading

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Latest antivirus test results

McAfee not doing so well, Microsoft doing okay. Check out Alex Eckelberry, from Sunbelt, blog with the latest results from Andreas Marx of Av-Test.org. Links to PDF files with the results in the article. 

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Microsoft Security Advisory (947563)

Vulnerability in Microsoft Excel Could Allow Remote Code Execution Published: January 15, 2008 | Updated: January 16, 2008 Microsoft is investigating new public reports of a vulnerability in Microsoft Office Excel 2003 Service Pack 2, Microsoft Office Excel Viewer 2003, … Continue reading

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The Lone Server Story

From: Lone Server Once he was famous… Windows Server 2003. Now slowly replaced by Windows Server 2008. But there’s one left… the Lone Server… Watch video: a short version (1:58):   a long version (3:14):   HeroesHappenHere, the official launch … Continue reading

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Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for January 2008

Today, Microsoft released two security updates: Critical: MS08-001 – Vulnerabilities in Windows TCP/IP Could Allow Remote Code Execution (941644) Important: MS08-002 – Vulnerability in LSASS Could Allow Local Elevation of Privilege (943485) A more technical version of the Security Bulletin … Continue reading

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