Security http://windowsitpro.com/taxonomy/term/9308/more en KB2949927 Has Been Pulled http://windowsitpro.com/security/kb2949927-may-have-been-pulled <div class="node-body article-body">There's no official word from Microsoft yet, but it appears we have our first October update do-over.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/security/kb2949927-may-have-been-pulled" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/security/kb2949927-may-have-been-pulled#comments Security KB2949927 KB2949927 Microsoft Microsoft security Security Fri, 17 Oct 2014 15:45:00 +0000 119731 at http://windowsitpro.com KB2949927 Fails to Install if BitLocker is Disabled http://windowsitpro.com/msrc/kb2949927-fails-install-if-bitlocker-disabled <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft customers today are facing Patch Tuesday fallout, including an update that just won't install under certain conditions.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/msrc/kb2949927-fails-install-if-bitlocker-disabled" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/msrc/kb2949927-fails-install-if-bitlocker-disabled#comments MSRC BitLocker BitLocker KB2949927 KB2949927 MSRC MSRC Thu, 16 Oct 2014 12:40:00 +0000 119581 at http://windowsitpro.com October's KB2984972 Breaking App-V Delivered Packages, Wyse Thin Clients http://windowsitpro.com/msrc/octobers-kb2984972-breaking-app-v-delivered-packages-wyse-thin-clients <div class="node-body article-body">KB2984972 is being reported today to be causing all sorts of issues. Uninstalling fixes the issue in most cases.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/msrc/octobers-kb2984972-breaking-app-v-delivered-packages-wyse-thin-clients" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/msrc/octobers-kb2984972-breaking-app-v-delivered-packages-wyse-thin-clients#comments MSRC App-V App-V MSRC MSRC Wyse Wyse Thu, 16 Oct 2014 12:22:00 +0000 119571 at http://windowsitpro.com Optional Windows 8.1 Update KB2995388 Causing Issues for VMware Workstation http://windowsitpro.com/msrc/optional-windows-81-update-kb2995388-causing-issues-vmware-workstation <div class="node-body article-body">A newly released update is causing issues with VMware Workstation.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/msrc/optional-windows-81-update-kb2995388-causing-issues-vmware-workstation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/msrc/optional-windows-81-update-kb2995388-causing-issues-vmware-workstation#comments MSRC KB2995388 KB2995388 MSRC MSRC VMware VMware Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:52:00 +0000 119561 at http://windowsitpro.com Windows Installer Error Brought on by August Security Update Gets a Fix http://windowsitpro.com/security/windows-installer-error-brought-august-security-update-gets-fix <div class="node-body article-body">In August, Microsoft released a security update that brought a known issue. A Hotfix is now available.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/security/windows-installer-error-brought-august-security-update-gets-fix" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/security/windows-installer-error-brought-august-security-update-gets-fix#comments Security Security Update Security Update Windows Installer Windows Installer Wed, 15 Oct 2014 12:22:00 +0000 119411 at http://windowsitpro.com SSL 3.0 Flaw Confirmed, Turn it Off http://windowsitpro.com/security/ssl-30-flaw-confirmed-turn-it <div class="node-body article-body">The SSL 3.0 bug we mentioned yesterday has been confirmed. The fix is simple, but could take a while to resolve.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/security/ssl-30-flaw-confirmed-turn-it" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/security/ssl-30-flaw-confirmed-turn-it#comments Security Flaw Flaw SSL 3.0 SSL 3.0 Vulnerability Vulnerability Wed, 15 Oct 2014 12:00:00 +0000 119391 at http://windowsitpro.com What is the value of IT industry and/or Microsoft certifications? http://windowsitpro.com/systems-management/what-value-it-industry-andor-microsoft-certifications <div class="node-body article-body">What skills and certifications would you like to see in candidates for IT positions? </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/systems-management/what-value-it-industry-andor-microsoft-certifications" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/systems-management/what-value-it-industry-andor-microsoft-certifications#comments Industry Security Systems Management A+ Cisco CCNA CompTIA IT professional MCSA MCSE Microsoft certification Net+ Security+ VMware VCP Tue, 14 Oct 2014 19:34:00 +0000 119341 at http://windowsitpro.com Zoonar RF/Zoonar/Thinkstock Possible SSL 3.0 Bug Patch on the Way http://windowsitpro.com/security/possible-ssl-30-bug-patch-way <div class="node-body article-body">Reports of a disastrous bug in SSL 3.0 is prompting a patch release sometime today.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/security/possible-ssl-30-bug-patch-way" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/security/possible-ssl-30-bug-patch-way#comments Security security Security SSL 3.0 SSL 3.0 Tue, 14 Oct 2014 17:58:00 +0000 119311 at http://windowsitpro.com The One Microsoft Security Update You Shouldn't Ignore Today http://windowsitpro.com/msrc/one-microsoft-security-update-you-shouldnt-ignore-today <div class="node-body article-body">You should take careful note of security bulletin MS14-060 releasing today, as it contains a fix for a zero-day flaw.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/msrc/one-microsoft-security-update-you-shouldnt-ignore-today" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/msrc/one-microsoft-security-update-you-shouldnt-ignore-today#comments MSRC security Security Vulnerability Vulnerability Zero Day Zero Day Tue, 14 Oct 2014 12:01:00 +0000 119261 at http://windowsitpro.com Don’t Be a Victim of Misconfiguration http://windowsitpro.com/security/don-t-be-victim-misconfiguration <div class="node-body article-body">10 tips to avoid basic security mistakes.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/security/don-t-be-victim-misconfiguration" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/security/don-t-be-victim-misconfiguration#comments Security Administrator passwords least privileged access password management passwords security security breach Fri, 10 Oct 2014 14:30:00 +0000 118951 at http://windowsitpro.com maxkabakov/iStock/Thinkstock