Roger's Security Blog

As Chief Security Advisor of Microsoft EMEA - lets share interesting security information

July, 2008

  • Some Thoughts on Today’s Bulletins

    As always: It is the second Tuesday of the months and we released the Security Updates. However, this month is special from one perspective: We released an update for the DNS resolver, which is released simultaneously by a lot of DNS vendors with the...
  • Launching Office Subscription

    Yes, I know: It is US-only at the moment but it might nevertheless pretty interesting for you: We announced yesterday that we will launch a subscription-based Office version called Equipt. Here is an extract from the announcement: Initially code-named...
  • Videos of Bill’s Goodbye

    In the meantime I think everybody knows that Bill Gates left Microsoft. It is not uncommon at Microsoft that if somebody leaves that he or she sends a mail to people they know like "My last day at Microsoft" saying goodbye (and telling you how you can...
  • Internet Explorer 8 Beta 2 – New Features

    We announced yesterday some additional features in Internet Explorer 8 , which will be part of Beta 2. They are way cool and will help to do some additional significant steps towards a more trustworthy browsing experience. Yesterday we mainly talked about...