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 »

November 2016 – Microsoft Security Updates

Microsoft Problems with Security Updates (November 2016) The release date for this bulletin is the 08th November 2016. The severity ratings are Critical and Important  whereas the vulnerability impact includes remote code execution, elevation of privileges and information disclosure. The Microsoft updates/patches listed below will require a restart of services or server in order to be applied effectively. Bulletin number Title Security… Read More »

October 2016 – Microsoft Security Updates

Microsoft Problems with Security Updates (October 2016) The release period for this bulletin is 11th – 27th October 2016. The severity ratings are Critical and Important  whereas the vulnerability impact includes remote code execution, elevation of privileges and information disclosure. The Microsoft updates/patches listed below will require a restart of services or server in order to be applied effectively. Bulletin Number Title Security Update… Read More »