Tag: ConfigMgr

I Hope You Patch Adobe Products Like All The Others

Yesterday I quoted a Microsoft security report based on information they gather from numerous sources: “Detections of exploits targeting Adobe Flash, although uncommon in comparison to some other types of exploits, increased in 2Q11 to more than 40 times the volume seen in 1Q11 … Two vulnerabilities accounted for the bulk of zero-day exploit activity…

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Interesting Analysis on Patching and Attacks

Microsoft produces a document called the Security Intelligence Report on a regular basis.  Some of it hit the news today so I decided to take a peek.  The report doesn’t restrict itself to exploits of Microsoft products and is based on data that they gather from a number of sources. “In this supplemental analysis, zero-day…

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Deploy Office 2010 via ConfigMgr 2007

Yesterday I wrapped up the deployment and proof-of-concept of deploying Office 2010 with SP1 via System Center Configuration Manager 2007 R3.  It was a nice one: branch distribution points, client deployment in a mature XP network, etc. Here’s a rough idea of what I did: Install a site server in the central site.  Local SQL…

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