Security http://windowsitpro.com/taxonomy/term/9308/more en Microsoft Charging Forward with Azure Active Directory Capabilities http://windowsitpro.com/identity-management/microsoft-charging-forward-azure-active-directory-capabilities <div class="field-deck"> The software giant continues to focus on building out its Active Directory IDaaS offering </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft's Active Directory team continues to enhance its massive Azure Active Directory service at a breakneck pace, underscoring their commitment to the Azure cloud side of the ubiquitous Active Directory Domain Services.</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/identity-management/microsoft-charging-forward-azure-active-directory-capabilities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/identity-management/microsoft-charging-forward-azure-active-directory-capabilities#comments Identity Management Azure Azure Azure Azure Active Directory Azure Active Directory Azure AD Azure AD Cloud Identity cloud identity IDaaS IDaaS identity management identity management Fri, 26 Sep 2014 15:29:00 +0000 117341 at http://windowsitpro.com Latest Major Vulnerability "Bashes" Linux, UNIX, and Mac OS X http://windowsitpro.com/security/latest-major-vulnerability-bashes-linux-unix-and-mac-os-x <div class="node-body article-body">The latest discovered major flaw affects Linux, UNIX, and Mac OS X and has been around for close to 25 years.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/security/latest-major-vulnerability-bashes-linux-unix-and-mac-os-x" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/security/latest-major-vulnerability-bashes-linux-unix-and-mac-os-x#comments Security Bash Bash Linux Linux Mac OS X Mac OS X security Security unix Unix Vulnerability Vulnerability Thu, 25 Sep 2014 13:47:00 +0000 117271 at http://windowsitpro.com Microsoft VP, Scott Charney, Outs Himself as the Architect of Trustworthy Computing Changes http://windowsitpro.com/security/microsoft-vp-scott-charney-outs-himself-architect-trustworthy-computing-changes <div class="node-body article-body">Scott Charney, Corporate VP at Microsoft, details the changes in Trustworthy Computing at Microsoft.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/security/microsoft-vp-scott-charney-outs-himself-architect-trustworthy-computing-changes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/security/microsoft-vp-scott-charney-outs-himself-architect-trustworthy-computing-changes#comments Security Microsoft Microsoft Trustworthy Computing Trustworthy Computing Wed, 24 Sep 2014 12:30:00 +0000 117141 at http://windowsitpro.com Two Weeks Gone and September’s Lync 2010 Update is Back on Track http://windowsitpro.com/lync/two-weeks-gone-and-september-s-lync-2010-update-back-track <div class="node-body article-body">The Lync 2010 security update pulled at the beginning of September is now available again.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/lync/two-weeks-gone-and-september-s-lync-2010-update-back-track" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/lync/two-weeks-gone-and-september-s-lync-2010-update-back-track#comments Lync Security Lync 2010 Lync 2010 security Security Tue, 23 Sep 2014 21:08:00 +0000 117081 at http://windowsitpro.com Will Folding the Trustworthy Computing Group Help Fix Microsoft’s Patch Woes? http://windowsitpro.com/security/will-folding-trustworthy-computing-group-help-fix-microsoft-s-patch-woes <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft is reported to be dismantling its Trustworthy Computing group.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/security/will-folding-trustworthy-computing-group-help-fix-microsoft-s-patch-woes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/security/will-folding-trustworthy-computing-group-help-fix-microsoft-s-patch-woes#comments Security Microsoft Microsoft Trustworthy Computing Trustworthy Computing Windows Updates Windows updates Mon, 22 Sep 2014 17:03:00 +0000 116911 at http://windowsitpro.com 20 things you can do to secure your Windows Client and Server infrastructure http://windowsitpro.com/blog/20-things-you-can-do-secure-your-windows-client-and-server-infrastructure <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>One of the truisms of security is that a chain is only a strong as its weakest link. Just over a week ago I presented a session at TechEd New Zealand titled &quot;20 things you can do right now to secure your Windows Client and Server infrastructure&quot;. You can view the session here: <a href="http://channel9.msdn.com/events/TechEd/NewZealand/2014/DCIM309" onclick="window.open(this.href, '', 'resizable=no,status=no,location=no,toolbar=no,menubar=no,fullscreen=no,scrollbars=no,dependent=no'); return false;">http://channel9.msdn.com/events/TechEd/NewZealand/2014/DCIM309</a></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/hyperbole-embellishment-and-systems-administration-blog">Hyperbole, Embellishment, and Systems Administration Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/blog/20-things-you-can-do-secure-your-windows-client-and-server-infrastructure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/blog/20-things-you-can-do-secure-your-windows-client-and-server-infrastructure#comments Security security Security Hyperbole, Embellishment, and Systems Administration Blog Fri, 19 Sep 2014 12:21:00 +0000 116721 at http://windowsitpro.com Apple Touts Privacy Benefits of its Platforms http://windowsitpro.com/paul-thurrotts-wininfo/apple-touts-privacy-benefits-its-platforms <div class="field-deck"> Suddenly, "just trust us" doesn't seem so ridiculous </div> <div class="node-body article-body">On the eve of the iPhone 6 launch—the company's latest smart phones go on sale Friday morning—Apple has published a new web site that extolls its relationship with customers and their privacy. And the message is simple: There is no relationship. Apple, the site says, respects your privacy and never works behind the scenes, as Google does, to mine your data and sell it to advertisers. It's a compelling message.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/paul-thurrotts-wininfo/apple-touts-privacy-benefits-its-platforms" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/paul-thurrotts-wininfo/apple-touts-privacy-benefits-its-platforms#comments Mobile Paul Thurrotts WinInfo Security Thu, 18 Sep 2014 14:25:00 +0000 116671 at http://windowsitpro.com Message Analyzer 1.1 Releases with Mass Improvements http://windowsitpro.com/security/message-analyzer-11-releases-mass-improvements <div class="node-body article-body">The latest release of Message Analyzer includes a huge number of updates and improvements.</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/security/message-analyzer-11-releases-mass-improvements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/security/message-analyzer-11-releases-mass-improvements#comments Windows Security Message Analyzer Message Analyzer Microsoft Microsoft security Security Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:33:00 +0000 116591 at http://windowsitpro.com Azure Active Directory Basic Released to General Availability http://windowsitpro.com/identity-management/azure-active-directory-basic-released-general-availability <div class="field-deck"> New middle tier subscription targets deskless employees </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Yesterday, Microsoft released a new Azure Active Directory subscription - Basic - to general availability.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/identity-management/azure-active-directory-basic-released-general-availability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/identity-management/azure-active-directory-basic-released-general-availability#comments Identity Management Azure Active Directory Azure Active Directory Azure AD Azure AD Azure AD Basic Azure AD Basic Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:51:00 +0000 116481 at http://windowsitpro.com Microsoft Removes September’s Lync Vulnerability Update Due to Problems http://windowsitpro.com/lync/microsoft-removes-september-s-lync-vulnerability-update-due-problems <div class="node-body article-body">Yet another update is facing a redo this month, this time for Lync vulnerabilities.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/lync/microsoft-removes-september-s-lync-vulnerability-update-due-problems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/lync/microsoft-removes-september-s-lync-vulnerability-update-due-problems#comments Lync Security Lync Lync Microsoft Microsoft Windows Update windows update Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:29:00 +0000 116421 at http://windowsitpro.com