Category Archives: Software

Free microsoft antivirus download

Protection for your PC Windows Defender is built into the latest versions of Windows and helps guard your PC against viruses and other malware. For a PC running an older version of Windows 7, you can download Microsoft Security Essentials for the low, low price of free. What’s included Microsoft Security Essentials Windows 7 Windows… Read More »

How to use microsoft excel?

Without doubt, an Excel spreadsheet is one of the most advanced tools for working with raw data—and one of the most feared.  The application looks complicated, way too advanced, and like something that would take hours to figure out. I wouldn’t be surprised if upon hearing that you had to start using MS Excel, your… Read More »

How to use Microsoft Powerpoint?

werPoint presentations work like slide shows. To convey a message or a story, you break it down into slides. Think of each slide as a blank canvas for the pictures, words, and shapes that will help you build your story. NOTE: For information about earlier versions of PowerPoint, see Create a basic presentation in PowerPoint.  … Read More »

What is a Virtual Machine

A virtual computer system is known as a “virtual machine” (VM):  a tightly isolated software container with an operating system and application inside.  Each self-contained VM is completely independent. Putting multiple VMs on a single computer enables several operating systems and applications to run on just one physical server, or “host”. A thin layer of… Read More »

Tuesday Patch Releases

As part of the monthly security bulletin release cycle, Microsoft provides advance notification to their customers concerning the number of new security updates being released and the products affected. This is intended to help customers plan for the deployment of these security updates more effectively. Solutions to Microsoft problems are usually released every second Tuesday… Read More »

Remote code execution (RCE)

Remote code execution (RCE) is the power an attacker has to access another person’s computing machine and make modifications, irrespective of the place the system is geographically situated. Vulnerabilities can present an attacker with the flexibility to execute malicious code and take full management of an affected system with the privileges of the person operating the… Read More »

December 2016 – Microsoft Security Update

Microsoft Security Updates and Problems (December 2016) The release date for this bulletin is the 13th December 2016. The Microsoft updates or patches listed below will require a restart of services or server in order to be applied effectively. The severity ratings are Critical and Important  whereas the vulnerability impact includes remote code execution, elevation of privileges and information disclosure.… Read More »