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For everyone out there caring about security (this filter clause should be a tautology) this blog post should be the trigger to a "start downloading immediately" action. So here's the link: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=aa5589bd...
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I'm very happy to announce the MSDN Security Evenings in Belgium where I'll deliver an (approx) 2h30 Dutch-speaking talk about the art of secure programming in various high schools/universities throughout the country. For the French-speaking part of Belgium...
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To all of my blog readers: a great 2006 with a bunch of superb product releases and development excitement. OMG, I hate those kind of posts :-). Anyway, below you'll find some Secunia figures about security bulletins in 2005. Enjoy!      ...
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Hop, go to http://update.microsoft.com/microsoftupdate/v6/default.aspx?ln=en to scan your computer for Office 2003 updates. The list looks as follows: Office 2003 Service Pack 2 Visio 2003 Service Pack 2 Project 2003 Service Pack 2 OneNot 2003 Service...
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Looks a promising successor for the "Writing Secure Code 2nd Edition" which every serious developer should have on his/her bookshelf (after reading it of course :-)). More information on Amazon where I just ordered the book. This *really* was the last...
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A couple of months ago I did a post on "SHA-1 also insecure?" . SHA-1 is one of today's hashing algorithms ( hash function ) that's widely used. Simply stated, a hash is a one-way function H that takes a variable-length message M as a parameter and returns...
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The introduction Oh my god, I couldn't stop to work the night before I leave for a short one-week holiday :o. But hey, there are holidays for, isn't it? :d Let's turn serious now. Last week I've been spending my free time on writing some security-related...
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Tonight I was doing a little demo prep for security-related stuff in Windows Server 2003. One of the things I was preparing is the " service account credentials " problem. As you probably know, Windows services run in the context of a user (just like...
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Introduction In this post, I'll cover the Windows Vista Secure Startup feature to present you one of the big security enhancements made in the Windows code-named Longhorn wave. To go short, Secure Startup is a new security feature in Vista that addresses...
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Take a look at this . In my very opinion, this Andy Martin guy hasn't ever written a piece of code nor dos he know about complexity of software nowadays. In fact, I want to quote the book "Exploiting software" by Hoglund and McGraw, Addison Wesley, 2004...
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