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  • Blog Post: DirectAccess Early Adopter’s Guide Published

    The DirectAccess Early Adopter’s Guide is now live for public download here. Working outside the office is about to become a lot simpler. DirectAccess in Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 enhances the productivity of mobile workers by connecting them seamlessly and more securely to their corporate...
  • Blog Post: Advance Notice: Extraordinary Security Update, 17. December 2008

    The security of our Customers and Partners is for Microsoft Switzerland of primary concern. We wish to support our Customers in their IT Infrastructure operations, so today Wednesday 17 December 2008, around 19:00 Swiss Time , we will be announcing an extraordinary security update . This update affects...
  • Blog Post: Denial of Service Attacks - New tool for blocking DOS

    The Microsoft Internet Information Services Team has released the beta for the Dynamic IP Restrictions Extension for IIS 7. The tool provides IT Professionals and Hosters a configurable module that helps block Denial of Service attacks or cracking of passwords. It supports IIS 7/7.5 on Windows Server...
  • Blog Post: Conficker – Are you patched?

    In October 2008, Microsoft issued a Security Bulletin and a Patch for Windows as MS08-067 describes. Windows 2000 SP4, Windows XP and Windows Server 2003 fixes carry a Critical rating, whilst for Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008, an Important rating. In November 2008, a worm known as Conficker or...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Security Intelligence Report (Volume 5)

    The Microsoft Security Intelligence Report (SIR) provides an in-depth perspective on the changing threat landscape including software vulnerability disclosures and exploits, malicious software (malware), and potentially unwanted software. Using data derived from hundreds of millions of Windows users...
  • Blog Post: Swiss TechDays 2009 – Registration Open

    The Web Site and Registration is now open for Swiss TechDays 2009. http://www.techdays.ch In Bern (German and English), 8 and 9 April, there will be 5 tracks, role specific: IT Pro’s (2 Tracks) Development (2 Tracks) Architecture (1 Track) For the IT Pro’s, Current and interesting topics like Windows...
  • Blog Post: TechNet Event: Security under Windows with Forefront, Internet Explorer 8 and Windows 7

    Windows and Security are definitively not unknown word-pairs With the Forefront Product family and Windows 7, you are fully armed to provide a secure Windows Desktop. This TechTalk will give the the information you need to be successful, without a lot of work, to develop and deploy you Business Security...
  • Blog Post: Out of Band Security Release – 28 July 2009

    The Security of our Customers and Partners is important to Microsoft . The be able to efficiently operate your IT Infrastructure, Microsoft will issue an Out-of-Band Security Update today, 28 July , at about 19:00 Central European Time. Products covered are all currently supported versions of Internet...
  • Blog Post: Office 2010 – Dont use the leaks

    Microsoft Office 2010 Technical Preview should be available in July 2009 ( we are still working on it ). But, there are some non-official copies that are already floating around on the Torrents. Quite a few are infected with malware. The same thing happened to unofficial Windows 7 copies, resulting in...
  • Blog Post: SwissSecurityDay 2009

    Today is SwissSecurityDay. The information campaign educates the Swiss population on how to work securely with their computer. With 5 easy steps, basic security procedures will be shown, to keep users secure on the Internet. In the center of the Partner driven activities, are regional education offers...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Security Essentials – Free real-time protection of your Home PC

    Microsoft Security Essentials provides real-time protection for your home PC that guards against viruses, spyware, and other malicious software. Microsoft Security Essentials is a free* download from Microsoft that is simple to install, easy to use, and always kept up to date so you can be assured...
  • Blog Post: Internet Explorer – Out of Band Security Update

    The security of our products is an important matter for us at Microsoft. In order to support you to optimum effect in the secure operation of your IT infrastructure, Microsoft has released an unscheduled security update. We only ever issue unscheduled security updates for important reasons. If you are...
  • Blog Post: geekmania 09 Switzerland

    On 4th – 6th February 2009, in KKL Luzern (near the station), the 3rd annual geekmania will be held. geekmania is the IT-congress, of a very special nature for IT Professionals, covering deep technical content on Microsoft environments. Wednesday 4th February is the pre-conference with the main sessions...