Windows Update reset script

There are quite a few times that Windows Update gets stuck with bizarre error codes. At first I tried Microsoft Windows Update Troubleshooter, but it did not help in most of the cases. . There are various sites that suggest a manual, long and tedious process to reset Windows Update, but better yet - there ...

How to protect yourself from the Samsung keyboard vulnerability in Android devices

A few weeks ago, on June 2015, the mobile devices security company “NowSecure”, has published a post about a vulnerability they have found, titled “Remote Code Execution as System User on Samsung Phones Summary”, discovered by its researcher, Mr. Ryan Welton. This research was also marked using two official vulnerability identifications of CVE-2015-4640 and CVE-2015-4641. ...

Microsoft’s detective

Just over a year ago, when I went through the logs of an IPS located at a dedicated and internal network (not facing the Internet or any external networks), I saw DHCP activity. Since this is a servers based environment, presumably they all should have a fixed IP address, so any DHCP activity may indicate ...