Archive for July, 2014

Previous versions feature in Windows might assist in data recovery after cryptolocker

Thursday, July 24th, 2014

The SANS diary recently posted an article about utilizing the previous versions feature of Windows for data recovery in the case of cryptolocker. You can read more details about using the feature at the following link – https://isc.sans.edu/forums/diary/Windows+Previous+Versions+against+ransomware/18439

Advance notice of July Microsoft patches – to be released on July 8 at noon

Thursday, July 3rd, 2014

Microsoft has just provided advance notice of the patches that are scheduled to be released on July 8 at 12 (noon cdt). The details as they are currently known are available at – https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/ms14-jul ┬áThere are a total of six patches; two of which are assigned a designation of CRITICAL and three are assigned a […]