Run Ninite Pro with Nice Logs from MAXfocus

20 Jan

Run Ninite Pro with Nice Logs from MAXfocus POSTED ON DECEMBER 16, 2014 BY MARK BERRY I’ve deployed Ninite Pro to update non-Windows applications on computers that I manage. I’m running it in silent mode but I wanted some decent logging so I can review … Read More »

Meltdown and Spectre

6 Jan

Meltdown and Spectre Bugs in modern computers leak passwords and sensitive data. https://meltdownattack.com/ Meltdown and Spectre exploit critical vulnerabilities in modern processors. These hardware bugs allow programs to steal data which is currently processed on the computer. While programs are typically … Read More »

6 Jan

The Microsoft emergency patch is KB4056892. That’s Win10 1709. KB4056891 for 1703/1607. KB4056897 for Win7/2008R2. I just had KB4058702 show up in WSUS for 1709. KB4056890 for 1607

Reddit Megathread on Meltdown and Spectre

6 Jan

mucho info here Meltdown & Spectre Megathread from sysadmin   Relevant Sub-Threads and links on Meltdown & Spectre: US CERT link on the subject Guidance to protect against Meltdown Datacenter Performance Question Hypervisor Patching Useful Links Twitter Thread Powershell script … Read More »

How to Check and Update Windows Systems for the Meltdown and Spectre CPU Flaws

4 Jan

How to Check and Update Windows Systems for the Meltdown and Spectre CPU Flaws By Catalin Cimpanu  https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/microsoft/how-to-check-and-update-windows-systems-for-the-meltdown-and-spectre-cpu-flaws/ January 4, 2018 12:14 PM 3 Ever since we published our earlier article today on Microsoft releasing out-of-band Windows updates to address the Meltdown and … Read More »