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Microsoft Security Report Points Fingers at ISVs

Fewer Windows security holes according to report

Network Device Vulnerabilities High, Study Shows

More than a third of network devices examined showed signs of security vulnerabilities

Web Security Threats on the Rise, Report Finds

Hackers have become increasingly organized and they have more targets

SQL Server 2008 R2 Hits RTM, Release in May

Microsoft TechNet and MSDN professional services subscribers will be able to download SQL Server 2008 R2 on May 3; Microsoft plans global release on May 13

Windows Kernel Patch Sidesteps Rootkit Infections

April patch includes a mechanism that avoids installing a Windows kernel fix in the presence of troublesome malware

Google Rolling Out Richer Web Apps

Adds features to Google Docs online suite to make them richer, more collaborative



Report: Windows Server Becoming a Mainframe Contender

IDC says organizations are moving toward using x86-based servers running Windows to handle their business-critical workloads

Microsoft Updates Service Pack Support Policy

Revised policy adds limited troubleshooting on unsupported service pack versions

Microsoft Delivers Record April Patch

Eleven bulletins address 25 vulnerabilities

Report: Global IT Revival Has Begun

Forrester Research says comeback has begun for the global IT tech sector

Voke Survey Sees Virtual Lab Management Becoming Heart of Application Lifecycle

Surveyed organizations save over $1 million on average by adopting virtual lab technology solutions

Big Security Patch Expected Tuesday

Eleven fixes address 25 vulnerabilities in Windows, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Exchange

Court: FCC Can't Regulate Broadband ISPs

FCC cannot regulate broadband Internet service providers

U.S. IT Pros Concerned About Cloud Security

Operational, security risks of cloud computing outweigh benefits

Microsoft Dropping Itanium Support

No support for Windows Server 2008 R2, SQL Server 2008 R2, Visual Studio 2010

Rising Trend Seen for SaaS Security Managed Services

Infonetics analyst predicts strong growth in SaaS security over the next five years

"Critical" Off-Cycle IE Patch Released

Second "critical" off-cycle patch for Internet Explorer this year

Windows Enterprise Licensees Get Options on Amazon's Cloud

Pilot program allows some Windows Server users to apply licenses to Amazon's EC2 Internet cloud