Information about items pertaining to Windows Security

Microsoft Security Advisory (2286198): Vulnerability in Windows Shell Could Allow Remote Code Execution

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Microsoft Security Advisory (2286198): Vulnerability in Windows Shell Could Allow Remote Code Execution: Microsoft is investigating reports of limited, targeted attacks exploiting a vulnerability in Windows Shell, a component of Microsoft Windows. This advisory contains information about which versions of Windows are vulnerable as well as workarounds and mitigations for this issue.

Microsoft’s Next Move for Windows – Samara Lynn

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Microsoft has bounced back into good grace from Windows Vista with its latest release of its operating system, Windows 7. Many Windows-based users have adopted Windows 7, either upgrading from Windows XP or scraping Vista. In an interesting article titled, “Will Windows 8 Be A Business-Only OS?” from PC Mag, Samara Lynn discussing Microsoft’s potential next move.