Monthly Archives: March 2008

Microsoft Acquires Komoku

Last Thursday, Microsoft announced that it acquired Komoku, a provider of advanced rootkit detection solutions, to add its functionality into the upcoming versions of Forefront and Windows Live OneCare. For more information, see Forefront Team Blog and Anti-Malware Engineering Team.  

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Mass Hack Attack

Really cool video at the McAfee’s Avert Labs blog site about the latest mass hack attack at phpBB web sites. See how it looks like from an end user’s perspective: Mass Hack Attack. Source: McAfee Avert Labs Blog.

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Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for March 2008

Yesterday, March 11th, Microsoft released 4 critical updates. So far I have it installed on five XP Pro SP2 machines without any problems. If you haven’t done it yet then point your mouse to Microsoft Update to download and install … Continue reading

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IT HerOlympics; the Dutch Launch

Yesterday Microsoft Holland presented the IT HerOlympics, the Dutch launch of Windows Server 2008, SQL Server 2008 and Visual Studio 2008. A couple of my colleagues and I went there and had a great time! Got there pretty early so … Continue reading

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