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Microsoft Security Bulletin: September 2013 Release!
Welcome to another security bulletin release. This always seems to happen when I’m travelling and presenting. I guess the demo gods like to make my life interesting! The table below outlines this month’s updates that you need to consider in your environments. Bulletin ID Bulletin Title and...
10 Sep 2013
Microsoft Security Bulletin: August 2013 Release!
I’m a little late with this one but here it is anyway. Check out this months updates and apply where needed in your environments. You can also check out the Security bulletin webcast if you need more specifics about these patches. Bulletin ID Bulletin Title and Executive Summary Maximum Severity...
19 Aug 2013
Microsoft Security Bulletin: July 2013 Release!
Welcome to the first security bulletin of the new financial year! Start the year off right and make sure you get patching and consider the updates below where appropriate in your environments. Bulletin ID Bulletin Title and Executive Summary Maximum Severity Rating and Vulnerability Impact Restart...
9 Jul 2013
Microsoft Security Bulletin: May 2013 Release!
Welcome to another security bulletin release. This month we have 10 security bulletin updates plus a firmware update for Surface RT and Surface Pro . The great thing about the new Surface Pro firmware update is we now support PXE booting with the Surface Pro Ethernet adapter. This will...
16 May 2013
What most schools don’t teach…
Maybe I should start listening to Coatesy and learn to code! Learn more at http://Code.org Jeffa Technorati Tags: Code , Coding
27 Feb 2013
Microsoft Security Bulletin: January 2013 Release
Happy New Year everyone! What better way to start things off than with a bunch of new security updates. Check out the details below of this months security bulletin. Pretty busy one this time around so make sure you check them out. One thing I did notice is another firmware update...
8 Jan 2013
Microsoft Security Bulletin: December 2012 Release
Hi Everyone! This month is quite a busy one when it comes to updates. We have a total of 7 updates however I’ve been seeing up to 15 on some of my machines and if you have a Surface we have another system update available as well. Bulletin Information Executive Summaries The following table...
11 Dec 2012
Microsoft Security Bulletin: November 2012
This month we have quite a few updates for you to consider in your environments and if you have a Surface RT device you will have noticed a firmware update is available that improves performance. Below are details of updates available. Bulletin ID Bulletin Title and Executive Summary...
18 Nov 2012
A New Logo and Celebrating 25 Years at Microsoft!
I think now is a good time to write this post. On Monday the 26th of August 2012 I celebrate my 25th Anniversary at Microsoft! Yes 25 years! Oh my freaking god! For those of you that read this blog you may recall a blog post I did 5 years ago celebrating my 20th year at Microsoft...
23 Aug 2012
A day in the life of TechEd North America 2012–An Aussie Perspective!
As you know in my previous post I headed off the TechEd North America on a fact finding mission as content owner for TechEd Australia 2012 . This is something we do every year to see how the US event is run, how they approach content and to recruit speakers for our local event. This year...
4 Jul 2012
New! MDT 2012 Now Available for Download!
If you are deploying Windows 7 or thinking about it make sure you check out the details below about the new version of the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit 2012! Released on April 17th, Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT) 2012 offers tools that help you personalize and enhance your deployment experience,...
16 May 2012
Microsoft Security Bulletin: April 2012 Release
This month the magic number is 6! Please see below details of this month’s security bulletin release. What is the purpose of this alert? This alert is to provide you with an overview of the new security bulletin(s) being released on April 10, 2012. Security bulletins are released monthly to resolve...
11 Apr 2012
Upcoming IT Camps: Please Register Now!
Myself and Andrew will be running a number of IT Camps around the country in the coming weeks and the next round will focus on Consumerization of IT and Microsoft Private Cloud technologies. Check out all the details below and make sure you register for the event in your city. Join your peers for...
4 Apr 2012
Microsoft IT Showcase: New Articles Published
Recently our IT Showcase team has published a bunch of new articles on how we are driving efficiency using new technologies. Check them out below. Deploying FAST Search Server 2010 for SharePoint FAST Search Server 2010 for SharePoint quickly and reliably returns highly relevant results across...
14 Mar 2012
Microsoft Security Bulletin: March 2012 Release
This month we have 6 new security bulletins and 1 new security advisory that you need to apply in your environments. Please see all the details below. What is the purpose of this alert? This alert is to provide you with an overview of the new security bulletin(s) being released on March 13, 2012...
14 Mar 2012
Microsoft Security Bulletin: February 2012 Release
Please see details below of the security bulletin being released today and make sure you apply these updates where it makes sense in your environment. What is the purpose of this alert? This alert is to provide you with an overview of the new security bulletin(s) being released on February 14, 2012....
14 Feb 2012
Microsoft Trustworthy Computing Initiative: Ten Years On!
It’s hard to believe that ten years ago today Bill Gates sent out a memo announcing the Microsoft Trustworthy Computing Initiative . The goal of this initiative was to ensure that the technology we use every day is as reliable as the electricity that powers your home and business. Around...
12 Jan 2012
Microsoft Security Bulletin: January 2012 Release!
It’s that time again. Please see below the first security bulletin for the year. What is the purpose of this alert? This alert is to provide you with an overview of the new security bulletin(s) being released on January 10, 2012. Security bulletins are released monthly to resolve critical problem...
10 Jan 2012
Microsoft IT Showcase: New Content Available this month..
Happy New Year everyone! A bunch of new content has come out from the Microsoft IT Showcase team . Check it out below.. How Microsoft IT Centralized Disaster Recovery Microsoft IT developed their solution for Disaster Recovery (DR) in the datacentre. This will give a good overview of how...
5 Jan 2012
TechNet Magazine: December 2011 Edition Out Now!
The December 2011 edition of TechNet Magazine is out now and features heavily on Windows 7. This is becoming a theme with the last couple of issues of the magazine which is good to see because it can be a daunting task just understanding all the tools currently available for deploying Windows 7...
20 Dec 2011
Microsoft Security Bulletin: December 2011 Release
This month we are releasing 13 security bulletins for new vulnerabilities. Please see the details below and make sure you apply these in your environments where applicable. I’ve provided more technical details below as well. What is the purpose of this alert? This alert is to provide you...
13 Dec 2011
MAP Toolkit 6.5 Now Available for Download!
I recently blogged about the Microsoft Assessment and Planning Toolkit 6.5 Beta being available. Well the solution accelerator team has released this version now and it’s now available for download. Over the next weeks I’m running IT Camps around Australia talking about Microsoft Virtualization...
6 Dec 2011
Microsoft Security Advisory: Level 1 Alert!
Please see details below for a Level 1 Security Advisory being released today. What is the purpose of this alert? This alert is to notify you that Microsoft has released Security Advisory 2641690 – Fraudulent Digital Certificates Could Allow Spoofing – on November 10, 2011. Summary Microsoft is aware...
10 Nov 2011
Microsoft Security Bulletin: November 2011 Release
It’s that time again. This month we have 4 new security bulletins being released this month. Please see all the details below. What is the purpose of this alert? This alert is to provide you with an overview of the new security bulletin(s) being released on November 08, 2011. Security bulletins...
9 Nov 2011
Microsoft Security Bulletin: Level 1 Advisory
I wanted to let you know we are a special Level 1 Security Advisory Alert. All the details can be found below. What is the purpose of this alert? This alert is to notify you that Microsoft has released Security Advisory 2639658 – Vulnerability in TrueType Font Parsing Could Allow Elevation of Privilege...
3 Nov 2011
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