Outlook Express Cumultaive Security Update KB837009 will not install

Tuesday, January 17th, 2006

I’ve run into this in the last few days too. (In spite of the fact that it’s an OLD update (April 13, 2004?) MS04-013…. I think on the last visit (and my first one to this machine) we had probably forced a visit to Windows update (which I think it may not have seen before…) [...]

US-CERT talks spyware

Monday, August 22nd, 2005

US-CERT is addressing the issue of spyware. According to Spyware Confidential, they’ve released a document (pdf) on the matter, including techniques to guard against spyware. Education and awareness are two elements that are highly emphasized.    Send article as PDF   

Different attitudes towards upgrading and developing software

Sunday, July 24th, 2005

So many times, even in the last few days, I have talked about keeping software up-to-date. For many people that means upgrading to the latest version of windows as soon as it comes out, or Office, or well… fill in the blank. It’s a vicious cycle when you think about it. So, is it necessary [...]

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