Monthly Archives: August 2010

Intel to aquire McAfee

Big news today! Intel announced that it would aquire McAfee. For the details check the McAfee for the Announcement. Or hear directly about the deal from Intel Senior VP Renee James and McAfee president and CEO Dave DeWalt on the … Continue reading

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Windows Live Essentials Beta refresh available

Since yesterday you can download a refresh of the Beta version of Windows Live Essentials. And really, it’s getting better and better. Especially Live Photo Gallery looks great. For more information, system requirements and to download, see Windows Live Essentials … Continue reading

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Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for August 2010

Yesterday was patch-Tuesday and Microsoft posted their Security bulletins. This time it’s really a busy month; there are 15 bulletins addressing 34 vulnerabilities. There are 9 bulletins rated as “critical” and 6 of them are rated as “Important“. Critical: MS10-046 – … Continue reading

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August 2010 Advanced Notification

Today Microsoft released their August Security Bulletin Advanced Notification. Will be a busy day next week as there are 14 bulletins, of which 8 are rated as “critical”, addressing 34 Vulnerabilities. This is the most ever in one month.

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Out of Band Release to address Microsoft Security Advisory 2286198

On July 29th Microsoft released an out of band patch to address security advisory 2286198. For more details see Microsoft Security Response Center blog. More technical details can be found at the Microsoft Malware Protection Center post: Stuxnet, malicious .LNKs, … Continue reading

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