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.

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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

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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

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.

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

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.

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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

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.

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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.

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

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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

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

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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

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

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.

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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

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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

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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.

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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

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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

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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.

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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.

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

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.

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An Interview With @comcastcares

John Battelle's Searchblog

Perhaps the best example of a company leveraging new media to turn nasty customer complaints into happy customer evangelists is Comcast. Yes, you read that right, Comcast. This nifty piece of conversational jujitsu has been accomplished in large part by Frank Eliason, better known by his handle @comcastcares on Twitter.

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.

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Web2 Conversations: Lance Armstrong

John Battelle's Searchblog

Next up in our ongoing tour of conversations at Web 2 next week is Lance Armstrong , the seven time winner of the Tour de France, who recently announced his "de-reitrement" and is going for an eighth win. This appearance, a dinner conversation on day one , is one of Lance's only public appearances since he announced his comeback. He's also an internet entrepreneur, having launched Livestrong.com , a health site, earlier this summer.

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The Inbox, Part Two: Facebook Has An Ambient Awareness Problem

John Battelle's Searchblog

I do this too much - post something short, as a note to myself and all of you that there is way more to say, then end with "I'll say more in the next post." Then I get busy and forget about that "next post" thing, and start posting on other stuff. What I really meant was, "in my next post on this topic.". Hope that clarifies things. So what was I talking about when I wrote: "Facebook had a "malfunction" today that reset all my email notifications.

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).

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.

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CM Conversations: Evan Williams

John Battelle's Searchblog

Next up in the star lineup of conversants at the CM Summit this week is Evan Williams , the co-founder of Blogger, which Google acquired in 2003, and current co-founder of Twitter, which I've written about recently (TweetSense, anyone?). Evan's knack for conversational social media applications is obvious , but as Twitter settles into its place as a Web 2 favorite (and punching bag ), one key question does remain - what's the business model? How might Twitter work with marketers?

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?

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On Marketing in Social Media, and Meals

John Battelle's Searchblog

Pete Spande, who runs the East for FM and therefore toward whom I am favorably inclined, has written a brief but very true post on the myth that marketing in social media should somehow be free. It's not free, just like throwing a great social event isn't free, but it can be very efficient and it can certainly help get marketers to their goals, if done right. Social Media Marketing is like entertaining in the physical world.