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Tue, 21 Nov 2017 19:02:24 GMT
Microsoft's memory randomization security defense is a little busted in Windows 8, 10 - The Register
A Carnegie-Mellon CERT researcher has discovered that Microsoft broke some use-cases for its Address Space Layout Randomisation (ASLR) mechanism, designed to severely hamper hackers' attempts to exploit security bugs. The programming blunder is simple ...

Mon, 04 Dec 2017 13:00:51 GMT
Windows Phone Internals 2.2 Unlocks the Bootloader on all Windows 8 & 10 Lumia Smartphones - XDA Developers (blog)
Those of you who are familiar with Windows Mobile phones may be aware of the Windows Phone Internals application. It allowed for the Android equivalent of unlocking the bootloader and rooting a Windows Mobile device as it allows for the ability to ...

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 19:22:12 GMT
Windows 8 and Later Fail to Properly Apply ASLR, Here's How to Fix - BleepingComputer
Windows 8, Windows 8.1, and subsequent Windows 10 variations fail to properly apply ASLR, rendering this crucial Windows security feature useless. Address Space Layout Randomization (ASLR) is a computer security technique that randomizes the memory ...and more »

Wed, 06 Dec 2017 10:17:00 GMT
Windows 7 vs Windows 10 comparison - Tech Advisor
Windows 8 was a radically different operating system to Windows 7 but with Windows 10 Microsoft brought back the legacy look and feel of Windows 7, but improved performance and added new features. Here's our comparison of Windows 7 vs Windows 10 to ...

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 13:48:04 GMT
Windows 8 onwards incorrectly implements ASLR security feature, but you can fix it - BetaNews
Since Vista, Windows has included a security feature known as ASLR. Address Space Layout Randomization uses a random memory address to execute code, but in Windows 8, Windows 8.1 and Windows 10 the feature is not always applied properly. A security ...

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 12:53:10 GMT
While some Windows alternatives like Linux and SAMBA emulate SMB1, on a Windows system from the last decade or more, SMB1 gives you nothing and takes away significantly from your overall security posture. SMB1, in fact, is one of the key ways that the ...and more »

Tue, 28 Nov 2017 17:00:10 GMT
Microsoft's latest Windows 10 experiment: Running apps in tabs - Engadget
While Sets might seem like an obvious UI evolution for Windows, it's still a significant move for Microsoft. For one, it marks the biggest change we've seen to the title bar since Windows 95. Even the drastic UI overhaul in Windows 8 didn't affect that ...

Tue, 12 Dec 2017 13:54:00 GMT
Longtime Microsoft Exec Julie Larson-Green Joins Utah Unicorn Qualtrics As CXO - Forbes
"To have someone who has built products that have impacted millions of people, who has an experience management title, and they still want to work? That's hard to find," says Smith. "Julie is renowned for building amazing teams and culture within those ...and more »

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 17:58:55 GMT
Remove the My System Mechanic PUP - BleepingComputer
Once it is downloaded, double-click on the iExplore.exe icon in order to automatically attempt to stop any processes associated with My System Mechanic PUP and other malware. Please be patient while the program looks for various malware programs and ...

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 04:19:25 GMT
ENDING SOON: Here's how you can still upgrade to Windows 10 for free - ThaiVisa News
While Microsoft's official free upgrade offer ended last year, there is still one way users can download the latest version of its popular operating system for absolutely nothing, although the offer is due to end soon. Windows users wishing to upgrade ...

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