Microsoft released updates today to Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2, which would be unsurprising except for some strong language coming from Microsoft, warning of installation deadlines.
As Microsoft pulls the plug on Windows XP and ends support for the 2003 versions of Office and Exchange, IT faces difficult choices and a variety of options.
- By Jeffrey Schwartz
Microsoft System Center 2012 R2 Data Protection Manager is now better suited for virtual environments, Linux servers, SQL Server support and provides more consistency.
Microsoft is accelerating the product update process for its Endpoint Protection security solutions.
A series of internal message board posts detail how system admis are being targeted to gain access to the networks they control.
It's recommended that IT disable Rich Text Files from being opened through Microsoft Office.
Microsoft offered some security tips today for individuals and organizations that plan to continue to use Windows XP after April 8.
Avast said that once April 8 rolls around, a quarter of its users will be left vulnerable to higher risk of attack.
Service provider denials that they knew of broad access to customer data by the U.S. National Security Agency appear to have been contradicted by an attorney for that agency.
The HP-sponsored event proved that while today's software is more secure than ever, vulnerabilities will be found once money is on the line.
This month marks the third relatively light patch rollout for Microsoft in a row for 2014.
The device platform also saw a large increase in malware motivated by profit.
Create a comprehensive access policy to files and shares with these Windows permission management tools.
- By Derek Schauland
How to install and configure Active Directory Rights Management Services to lock down your organization's files and shares.
Many of the compromised devices were breached using simple brute force techniques to obtain the routers' passwords.
Microsoft announced the availability of EMET 5.0 Technical Preview at this week's RSA Conference.
Microsoft has implemented the S/MIME e-mail security standard across its hosted and server-based Exchange products, the company announced this month.
In wake of last year's revelations of government surveillance, IT can protect files from prying eyes. When it comes to encryption, you're better protected when you hold the keys.
The new release of the company's systems management service gains improved policy control and eased administration.
An Office 365 service that lets IT pros set the conditions for message encryption is now commercially available.