Thursday, January 07, 2010

Windows 7 related

Windows 7 related


Download the new eBook on Deploying Windows 7 - http://go.microsoft.com/?linkid=9691265

77 Windows 7 Tips -
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-in/magazine/2009.10.77windows(en-us).aspx

Groovy Security in Windows 7 - http://technet.microsoft.com/en-in/magazine/2009.10.win7security(en-us).aspx

Inside Windows 7 User Account Control - http://technet.microsoft.com/en-au/magazine/2009.07.uac.aspx

AppLocker: IT’s First Security Panacea? - http://technet.microsoft.com/en-au/magazine/2009.10.geekofalltrades.aspx
Useful Downloads


Forefront Edge Protection: http://www.microsoft.com/forefront/edgesecurity/en/us/default.aspx

Forefront Security Products Trial Software and Downloads:
http://www.microsoft.com/forefront/en/us/try-it.aspx

Microsoft Assessment and Planning (MAP) Toolkit for PC Security - http://technet.microsoft.com/hi-in/solutionaccelerators/dd627343(en-us).aspx

Security Compliance Management Toolkit Series - http://technet.microsoft.com/hi-in/library/cc677002(en-us).aspx

TechNet Virtual Lab: A Technical Overview of Microsoft Forefront Client Security - http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/WebCastEventDetails.aspx?EventID=1032345258&EventCategory=3&culture=en-US&CountryCode=US

Scripting Guy Blog - http://blogs.technet.com/heyscriptingguy/

Infrastructure Optimization Model - http://technet.microsoft.com/en-au/infrastructure/default.aspx

Internet Explorer 8 Readiness Toolkit - http://www.microsoft.com/windows/internet-explorer/readiness/it-pro.aspx

Competition News

1. Firefox flaws account for 44% of all browser bugs -

http://www.computerworld.com/s/article/9140582/Firefox_flaws_account_for_44_of_all_browser_bugs

2. Snow Leopard's more secure than Leopard, but it's not as secure as Vista or Windows 7 - http://www.computerworld.com/s/article/9137992/Apple_missed_security_boat_with_Snow_Leopard_says_researcher?taxonomyId=17&pageNumber=2


3. Security Essentials tests better than Symantec, McAfee -
http://blog.seattlepi.com/microsoft/archives/189100.asp


Latest Security Intelligence Report Shows Resurgence in Worm Attacks

Review the latest Security Intelligence Report (SIRv7) to find deeper analysis and recommendations based on data input from over 450 million computers worldwide to help you successfully plan and manage protection technologies. - http://www.microsoft.com/security/portal/Threat/SIR.aspx

Wednesday, January 06, 2010

Microsoft Security Development Lifecycle (SDL)

Educate yourself and your organization on how to build more secure applications. The SDL Developer Starter Kit offers content, labs, and training to help you establish a standardized approach to roll out the Microsoft Security Development Lifecycle (SDL) in your organization - http://msdn.microsoft.com/hi-in/security/sdl-starter-kit(en-us).aspx


The Trustworthy Computing Security Development Lifecycle

http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms995349.aspx


SDL Home - http://msdn.microsoft.com/hi-in/security/cc448177.aspx

SDL Blog - http://blogs.msdn.com/sdl/

Security Forums - http://social.msdn.microsoft.com/forums/en-US/sqlsecurity/threads/