September 2012 archive

Microsoft issues workaround for IE 0 day exploit

On September 17th Microsoft issued an Emergency security advisory with advice on how to patch a Internet Explorer zero-day vulnerability recently spotted being exploited in the wild. From the Microsoft Website: “Microsoft Security Advisory (2757760) Vulnerability in Internet Explorer Could Allow Remote Code Execution Published: Monday, September 17, 2012 Version: 1.0 General Information Executive Summary …

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Microsoft Patch Tuesday for September 2012

This month looks to be a light month for Patch Tuesday. Details below from the Microsoft Website: “This bulletin advance notification will be replaced with the September bulletin summary on September 11, 2012. For more information about the bulletin advance notification service, see Microsoft Security Bulletin Advance Notification. To receive automatic notifications whenever Microsoft Security …

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Microsoft releases Hyper-V Server 2012

Just as with Windows Server 2008 R2, Today Microsoft announced the release of a free standalone Hyper-V edition of Server 2012. This standalone version provides all of the new features and benefits of the 2012 version of Hyper-V, but is a standalone product that offers a system to only run Hyper-V and Hyper-V clients operating …

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