Microsoft Security Compliance Manager released

The Security Compliance Manager will help you accelerate knowledge to merge best practices, customize once to centralize decision making, and export to multiple formats to enable monitoring, verification, and compliance. The tool is designed to help accelerate your organization’s ability to efficiently manage the security and compliance process for the most widely used Microsoft technologies….


Do You Need A Secure Flash Drive?

PCMAG.COM: “I’ve long been a big fan of USB flash drives for carrying around the data that I need on multiple computers. They are an easy way to backup your data, and move files between computers. I even carry around some of the programs I use all the time on one of these drives, including…


Security for the youngest internet users - Security4Kids

Have you ever heard about If not, visiting the site should be one of your  tasks for today! Especially if you’ve got children aged 7-15 yourself. But let’s go back to the beginning. The website (in German and French and soon also in Italian) was launched in December 2005 in cooperation with various…


New Microsoft Security Vulnerability Research and Defense blog

The Security Vulnerability Research & Defense blog’s intent is to provide more information about Microsoft vulnerabilities, mitigations and workarounds, and active attacks. Urs


Travelling a lot? 3 ways to protect your laptop on the road

The newest laptops are powerful, light, and thin enough to fit easily into the slenderest of carry-on baggage. This makes them a great accessory for flying or any other mode of travel, but also easier to lose or have stolen. It pays to be extra vigilant at airport security checkpoints where thieves know people can…