A zero-day in Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 has yet to be fixed

Security Affairs

Researcher discovers a zero-day vulnerability in Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 while he was working on a Windows security tool. Here is the story behind this finding…” The expert confirmed that the flaw impacts the Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 operating systems.

Sunset of Windows Server 2008: Migrate with Docker

Data Breach Today

The coming end-of-support for Windows Server 2008 leaves IT organizations with few viable options to receive security updates beyond the cut-off date of January 14, 2020. Upgrading will be no small feat as roughly 70% of enterprise Windows applications run on Windows Server 2008 or earlier versions

Insiders

Sign Up for our Newsletter

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Microsoft Patches Zero-Day Bug in Win7, Server 2008 and 2008 R2

Threatpost

Microsoft’s November Patch Tuesday fixes include mitigation against a zero-day vulnerability leaving Windows 7, Server 2008 and Server 2008 R2 open to attack. Hacks Malware Vulnerabilities Web Security apt Chakra Javascript Kaspersky Lab Microsoft Edge microsoft patch tuesday November Patch Tuesday Server 2008 Server 2008 R2 Windows 7 Zero-Day Bug

0patch will provide micropatches for Windows 7 and Server 2008 after EoS

Security Affairs

With the end-of-life of Windows 7 and Server 2008, their users will no more receive security patches, the only way to remain protected is to trust in micropatches. On January 14, 2020, support for Window 7, Windows Server 2008 and 2008 R2 will end, this means that users will no longer receive security updates. 0Patch will provides micro patches for both Windows 7 and Server 2008 for at least one year.

Risk 76

Microsoft to Officially End Support for Windows 7, Server 2008

Dark Reading

Windows 7 and Server 2008 will continue to work after Jan. 14, 2020, but will no longer receive security updates

CIA Hacking unit APT-C-39 hit China since 2008

Security Affairs

” The US-linked hackers targeted the Chinese organizations between September 2008 and June 2019. The post CIA Hacking unit APT-C-39 hit China since 2008 appeared first on Security Affairs. Chinese security firm Qihoo 360 revealed that the US CIA has hacked Chinese organizations in various sectors for the last 11 years. Chinese security firm Qihoo 360 is accusing that the US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) of having hacked Chinese organizations for the last 11 years.

BIALL 2008

Information Matters

On Thursday and Friday of last week I was at the British and Irish Association of Law Librarians annual conference in Dublin. They invited me to talk about Web 2.0 as well as developments in library and information courses and what we have been up to at the University of Brighton. I really enjoyed the 2 days and had some interesting discussions with the organisers and some of the 400 or so delegates. For the Web 2.0

3 Tips to Prepare for SQL Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 End of Support

Daymark

Microsoft deadlines for SQL Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 end of support are quickly approaching with Extended Support for SQL Server 2008 and 2008 R2 ending on July 9, 2019 and Extended Support for Windows Server 2008 and 2008 R2 ending on January 14, 2020. With these risks and end of support dates coming soon, Microsoft has provided a cost-effective alternative to allow you to keep your 2008 release servers by migrating to the Azure cloud.

Risk 57

Google Zeitgeist 2008

John Battelle's Searchblog

beijing 2008 3. euro 2008 10. beijing 2008 9. Somehow I missed this - came out earlier in the month. Google took a global approach this year, interesting to see top rising results I've never heard of before. Wish they were natively linked by Google, but they were not. Fastest Rising (Global). sarah palin 2. facebook login 4. tuenti 5. heath ledger 6. obama 7. nasza klasa 8. wer kennt wen 9. jonas brothers. Here's the US version : Google.com - Fastest Rising (U.S.). obama 2.

40

SQL Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 End of Extended Support

Daymark

On July 12, 2018, Microsoft announced new options for SQL Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 end of support. End of support is quickly approaching: Microsoft Azure Cloud

Cloud 53

Day two at OSNBC 2008

ChiefTech

During 2007 the held a forum in Second Life to gather feedback on how they might use the space and in April 2008 they held a virtual youth forum to celebrate Youth Week. Technorati Tags: Online Social Networking and Business Collaboration 2008 , Phillip Bower , Centrelink , Paul Salvati , Smart Service Queensland , Second Life , Dheeraj Chowdhury , NSW Department of Education , Open Source , Scuttle

Microsoft Fixes Bad Patch That Left Windows 7, Server 2008 Open to Attack

Threatpost

Microsoft released an out-of-band security update that corrected a faulty patch that left Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 open to attack. Hacks Vulnerabilities CVE-2018-1038 Meltdown Microsoft Patch Tuesday update Windows 7 Service Pack 1 Windows Kernel Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability Windows Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1

Day one at OSNBC 2008

ChiefTech

Technorati Tags: Online Social Networking and Business Collaboration 2008 , Richard Kimber , Friendster , Rebekah Horne , MySpace , Paul Slakey , Google , Chris Knowles , Heinz , Jeremy Mitchell , Telstra , Now We Are Talking

Sales 40

Australasian Virtual Worlds Workshop 2008 - November 28/29

ChiefTech

At the end of the month, Swinburne University is hosting the Australasian Virtual Worlds Workshop 2008 : “ The Australasian Virtual Worlds Workshop is an event for Australasian researchers, educators and business people involved in virtual worlds, to meet and discuss topics related to virtual worlds.

IDEA 2008: An Interview with Bill DeRouchey

ChiefTech

As IDEA 2008 draws closer, the IA Institute is conducting a series of interviews with the speakers for the conference. " RU: Last question, and this is a doozy: Over the course of 2008, you and I have become “friends&# —at least I’d say that, and I believe you’ve said that. As Event Coordinator for IDEA , I fill a variety of roles, including the Interviewer of IDEA Presenters (which I proudly share with Liz Danzico).

IDEA 2008: An Interview with Andrew Hinton

ChiefTech

As IDEA 2008 draws closer, the IA Institute is conducting a series of interviews with the speakers for the conference. As Event Coordinator for IDEA , I fill a variety of roles, including the Interviewer of IDEA Presenters (which I proudly share with Liz Danzico). This is the second interview in the series, and this time I pulled the name of Andrew Hinton, Lead Information Architect at Vanguard, from the virtual hat.

IDEA 2008: An Interview with Elliott Malkin

ChiefTech

Even if you’re trying to find one, the connections among Elliott Malkin ’s body of work are hard to see. Part family history, part science project, part home-movie, his projects span genres that, initially, seem incidental. Yet many of his web-based projects—whether they investigate “butterfly vision&# or install digital graffiti throughout lower Manhattan—are connected in one simple way: they all explore unofficial signals in public space.

IDEA 2008: An Interview with David Armano

ChiefTech

As IDEA 2008 draws closer, the IA Institute is conducting a series of interviews with the speakers for the conference. As Event Coordinator for IDEA , I fill a variety of roles, including the Interviewer of IDEA Presenters (which I proudly share with Liz Danzico). This is the third interview in the series, and I got to spend time with David Armano, VP Experience Design at Critical Mass.

At Online Social Networking and Business Collaboration World 2008

ChiefTech

I'm attending Online Social Networking and Business Collaboration World 2008 in Sydney today but unfortunately a lack of easy access to power and wifi at the venue is limiting my ability to blog and twitter (the hash tag is #osnbc ). Technorati Tags: Online Social Networking and Business Collaboration World 2008 , Events , Sydney

Web 2.0 Executive Bootcamp - 23 September 2008, Sydney

ChiefTech

Stephen Collins is co-delivering (with Hinchcliffe and Company’s, Jeff Kelly) the first ever Web 2.0 Executive Bootcamp in the Southern Hemisphere at Web Directions South : " Web 2.0 Bootcamp leads you through a deep exploration of the latest ideas, business models, trends, and techniques behind Web 2.0 with a special emphasis on proven, actionable methods for creating new online products and services – or transforming existing ones – using a Web 2.0 model.

40

Microsoft Patches Wormable Vuln in Windows 7, 2003, XP, Server 2008

Dark Reading

Microsoft releases security updates for some out-of-support systems to fix a bug that could be weaponized as a worm if exploited

5 questions to ask before migrating Windows and SQL Server 2008 to the cloud

DXC

Most midsized companies have relied on Windows and SQL Server 2008 for the past decade to run essential business applications. Now that these long-trusted products are coming to end-of-life (EOL) status, businesses still running these systems face hard decisions. It’s a major challenge for many organizations, and a full-blown crisis for some. But I’ve always […]. Cloud cloud migration Conce SQL Windows Server

Cloud 45

Zerologon Patches Roll Out Beyond Microsoft

Threatpost

Vulnerabilities 0patch critical bug end-of-life micropatch Microsoft Netlogon Patches Samba windows server 2008 r2 zerologonA Samba patch and a micropatch for end-of-life servers have debuted in the face of the critical vulnerability.

90

Microsoft Out-of-Band Security Update Fixes Windows Remote Access Flaws

Threatpost

Vulnerabilities cve-2020-1530 cve-2020-1537 elevation of privilege flaw Microsoft out of band update patch patch tuesday security bug Security Update Windows Windows 10 Windows 7 Windows Remote Access Windows Server 2008

Access 102

IIM event in Sydney: Managing Information in 2008 and Beyond - A Practical Perspective (13th August)

ChiefTech

Just doing my bit to help promote this IIM event during August: " The presentation examines the risks inherent in managing information in today's technology-enabled business world, and provides some guidance on how to deal with these risks. By generating increasing numbers of transactions and volumes of information (data, documents, web content and records), information technologies have stimulated the generation of even more information and at a faster rate.

Risk 40

LinkedOut - More Great LinkedIn Humor from Sean Nelson

Information Matters

Sean over at Got LinkedIn has taken to Bitstrips (see my Bitstrips review at The Virtual Handshake) like a fiend. Here are his latest installments: Sean has a new e-book coming out — watch for it on his blog

IT 68

Design for Emotion and Flow

ChiefTech

We create software and websites to display and represent information to people. That information could be anything; a company’s product list, pictures of your vacation, or an instant message from a friend. At this moment, there’s more information available to you than at any other time in history. All this information has a lot of positive effects, but it also creates challenges.

LinkedOut - More Great LinkedIn Humor from Sean Nelson

Information Matters

Sean over at Got LinkedIn has taken to Bitstrips (see my Bitstrips review at The Virtual Handshake) like a fiend. Here are his latest installments: Sean has a new e-book coming out — watch for it on his blog

IT 62

LinkedOut - More Great LinkedIn Humor from Sean Nelson

Information Matters

Sean over at Got LinkedIn has taken to Bitstrips (see my Bitstrips review at The Virtual Handshake) like a fiend. Here are his latest installments: Sean has a new e-book coming out — watch for it on his blog

IT 62

The robots can't stop us repeating 2008's mistakes

Information Management Resources

Big Data, machine learning and artificial intelligence are all being touted as the saviors of active fund managers in their battle the rise of low-cost passive funds. Fintech Artificial intelligence Big data Machine learning

Predictions

John Battelle's Searchblog

I'm going to review my predictions for 2008 this coming week. I am honored to see them as #1 in Google for " predictions 2008 I just re read them. Very interesting. I'd love your thoughts.

40

Every Great Business Is An Argument (from 2008)

John Battelle's Searchblog

The post Every Great Business Is An Argument (from 2008) appeared first on John Battelle's Search Blog. The post Every Great Business Is An Argument (from 2008) appeared first on John Battelle's Search Blog. Completely through happenstance, I came upon this post I wrote for American Express more than four years ago. I think it still stands up today. I never posted it on Searchblog, and I’d like my writing to be collected here.

This is the old ChiefTech blog.: Ross Dawson on Enterprise 2.0 and the Future of Knowledge Management

ChiefTech

Monday, 21 January 2008 Ross Dawson on Enterprise 2.0 Executive Forum in Sydney on 19 February 2008, but Ross has also offered a pre-event entree for NSW KM Forum members the week before - hell be talking about a subject close to my heart, Enterprise 2.0 This is the old ChiefTech blog. Nice of you to drop in and visit. However, you need to come over and see my new blog at chieftech.com.au. ©2005-2009. ©2005-2009.

IAB: Online Is Still Pretty Healthy, But.

John Battelle's Searchblog

billion for the third quarter of 2008, representing an 11 percent increase over the same period in 2007. While double-digit annual growth continues, the quarter-to-quarter curve remains relatively flat compared to recent past performance.The Q3 2008 figures, published in the IAB Internet Advertising Revenue Report, are 2 percent higher than the Q2 2008 results. For the first nine months of 2008, revenues totaled $17.3 News from the IAB (caveat, I am on the Board).

Blah Blah Armageddon Blah Blah Google Lowering Estimates Blah Blah Blah Target 600?!!!

John Battelle's Searchblog

For 2008, we are decreasing our net revenue estimate from $15.9bn to $15.7bn. This compares with 2008 consensus for net revenue, pro forma EBITDA and EPS of $15.8bn, $9.3bn and $19.41, respectively. No, really. Check it out from Weisel (pdf download): Estimate Changes: Since the end of 3Q the currency picture has added to an already volatile consumer situation. Specifically indexing 3Q at 100, 4Q results would be 92.7 just based on currency shifts alone.

IT 40

On A Scale of 1 to 5

ChiefTech

Where would we be without rating and reputation systems these days? Take them away, and we wouldn’t know who to trust on eBay, what movies to pick on Netflix, or what books to buy on Amazon. Reputation systems (essentially a rating system for people) also help guide us through the labyrinth of individuals who make up our social web. Is he or she worthwhile to spend my time on?

Risk 71

It's One DataPoint. But It Ain't Great for PPC

John Battelle's Searchblog

Here are total PPC-driven sales, aggregated across all our clients, from Monday, June 2, 2008 through Sunday, October 26, 2008. A reader sent me this : In September, we reported online sales were holding steady across our client base. As November begins, the situation has become bleaker. Across much of our client base, we see significant signs of the economic slowdown. For background, our agency manages search for over 100 clients, mostly online retailers, mostly B2C.

B2C 40

Getting a Form's Structure Right: Designing Usable Online Email Applications

ChiefTech

I started writing this article with an emphasis on the financial domain. I then realized that I would like to broaden the focus because my findings are also applicable to a general domain like email account registrations, for example. In this article, I would like to take a simple example of how users register for an email account online. For a first timer, is the transition from a real world of letter writing to the online medium easy?

Web2 Comments Winners!

John Battelle's Searchblog

Dominic Son says: * # October 22, 2008 11:57 PM. Ian Kennedy says: * # October 28, 2008 2:53 PM. Mike Johnson says: * # October 28, 2008 2:03 PM. Narendra says: * # October 28, 2008 6:41 PM. I couldn't pick three, so I went with four winners. I learned a lot from the hundred or so comments that came in, and I am busy preparing for the show next week. It was hard to narrow them down, but I had to. If you won, congrats!

IT 40

Martin De Saulles " SMEs and the Web - Executive Summary

Information Matters

July 2008. June 2008. April 2008. March 2008. February 2008. January 2008. July 17th, 2008. Martin De Saulles thoughts on the changing information landscape. About. Contact. Categories. Companies. Information Users. Innovation. Market News. Search. Uncategorized. Archives. November 2007. October 2007. September 2007. August 2007. July 2007. June 2007. May 2007. April 2007. Log in. Comments RSS. Subscribe to my RSS feed. I am currently.