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Patch Tuesday updates for August 2018

Last month’s edition of Patch Tuesday left many of us stranded since the patches it contained caused more trouble than the vulnerabilities they were intended to fix.  Situations like this often leave sysadmins with only two options: install the updates …

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Linux security and patching: Are you as safe as you think you are?

Linux security and patching

 

A common question posed by enterprises when it comes to defending against cyberthreats is “Which operating system is most secure?” There are only a few major operating systems (OSs) available, so enterprises aren’t left with many choices. Out of …

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Microsoft Patch Tuesday July 2018 updates

Patch Tuesday July 2018

The July edition of Patch Tuesday updates includes a list of patches from Microsoft that fixes 53 security vulnerabilities. Out of these, 17 have been marked as critical, three of which were previously disclosed, but luckily there haven’t been any …

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The World Cup has VAR—what game-changing technology does your enterprise have?

Technology is evolving in every direction, and the FIFA World Cup is no exception. FIFA has included video assistant referees (VAR) to the 2018 World Cup in Russia to help make better decisions for penalties, yellow cards, red cards, offsides,

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Python-based adware threatens browser security

Security researchers at Kaspersky have identified a new variant of Python-based adware, PBot, that is wreaking havoc on browser security. Similar to recent malware threat Zacinlo, PBot is super-powered adware that can add malicious extensions to victims’ browsers after infiltrating …

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4 tasks you can now perform from Spiceworks using the Desktop Central plug-in 

Spiceworks technicians can now take their IT service management (ITSM) to next level with ManageEngine by their side. Desktop Central released a plug-in to the Spiceworks App Center that offers complete productivity improvement. This plug-in allows you to resolve tickets …

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Zacinlo: Adware for Windows 10 with a spyware twist

A recent resurgence of an adware strain has begun targeting systems running on Windows 10. This adware, Zacinlo, has capabilities not typically found in adware and has been found to be active across the globe.

How does Zacinlo infect a

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Microsoft Patch Tuesday June 2018 Updates

Microsoft has announced its Patch Tuesday updates for June, and this month’s list of patches comes with 50 security fixes. Thankfully there are no Windows zero-day fixes this month, but Microsoft has patched CVE-2018-8267, a remote code execution vulnerability …

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Why ManageEngine is a 2018 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for Client Management Tools

ManageEngine was named a 2018 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for Client Management Tools

At ManageEngine, our employees are enthusiastic about delivering the very best for our customers, meaning customer satisfaction is at the heart of everything we do. It’s at every level of the organization—in our DNA—and we know this ethos is working. …

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Desktop Central’s DPO dashboard offers insight into network and data security in time for GDPR

When considering everyone in your enterprise, you may think of your chief executive officer as one of the most important employees. However, if you factor in the steep demands of the upcoming GDPR, it would be accurate to say that …

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