Microsoft Security Bulletin: February 2016 Release!

It’s been a while folks since I did a security update so I decided to get back into the rhythm of sending these out each month.  Anyway it’s quite a big month in the area of updates so make sure you have a look at the list below and apply these updates where needed. Bulletin…


Microsoft Security Bulletin: June 2013 Release!

Welcome to another round of security updates.  This is the last one for the financial year of you talk in that language. The following tables outlined the bulletins being released this month.  Make sure you prioritize these updates where appropriate in your environment. Bulletin ID Bulletin Title and Executive Summary Maximum Severity Rating and Vulnerability…


Microsoft Security Bulletin: March 2013 Release

This month is pretty busy in the updates arena so make sure you check out the details below.  Plus this month there is an update for IE 10 to fully support flash as reported on the IE blog earlier this week.  And if you have a Surface RT device there is another firmware update as…


Microsoft Security Bulletin: December 2012 Release

Hi Everyone!  This month is quite a busy one when it comes to updates.  We have a total of 7 updates however I’ve been seeing up to 15 on some of my machines and if you have a Surface we have another system update available as well. Bulletin Information Executive Summaries The following table summarizes…


Is your Browser keeping you safe online?

Recently I’ve been running some IT Camps around the country and recently in Brisbane we got a bit off topic and started talking about browsers and what people are using.   Being a technical audience; a lot of folks use Firefox and Chrome with some Internet Explorer sprinkled in.  I of course was curious as to…


Windows Live SkyDrive gets an HTML 5 Makeover!

What’s not to love about Windows Live SkyDrive?  You get 25gb of free storage to share photos, upload documents and 5gb of storage to sync documents across devices.  I use it all the time to share presentations, online webinar recordings and photos for the family back in the US.  Well we recently announced some changes…


Security in IE9 Video Available Now!

Recently I did a series of IE9 Webinar’s and we are in the process of getting these produced and hosted on TechNet Edge.  The first one that’s been done is Security in IE9.  You can view the video below and get the slides as well. Webinar Recording   Slides   Download the Slides Jeffa Technorati…


Microsoft IT Showcase: Testing LOB Apps for IE9 Compatibility

Interesting article on how we tested Line of Business applications for compatibility with Internet Explorer 9 Microsoft IT Tests Line of Business Application Compatibility for Internet Explorer 9 For the IE9 Beta deployment, Microsoft IT tested more internal applications and websites than ever to ensure high compatibility for the internal launch. This is a discussion…


A Year of Internet Explorer 9

It’s been a year since we started this journey with IE9.  Check out the video below.. A Year of Internet Explorer 9 Jeffa Technorati Tags: IE9,Browser


Begin your exploring of Internet Explorer 9 RC Today!

As was mentioned on the Exploring IE Blog yesterday we have reached the Release Candidate Milestone for Internet Explorer 9.  This is a significant milestone for the product team and represents thousands of pieces of feedback from customers and developers.  In total we have received 17,000 pieces of feedback on IE9 and 15,000 since the…