Posts Tagged ‘Microsoft’

Understanding Meltdown & Spectre: What To Know About New Exploits That Affect Virtually All CPUs

Meltdown and Spectre: A closer look at the recent CPU security flaws and how to protect yourself

Microsoft responds to AMD and Intel processor exploits, now rolling out emergency fix:

Microsoft to release emergency Windows Update to address Intel, AMD processors security concerns

KB4056892 bugs: Install fails, browser crashes, PC freezes, and more

Microsoft releases PowerShell script to check if your PC is vulnerable to Meltdown and Spectre:

Verifying Spectre / Meltdown protections remotely:

Lawsuits stack up against Intel over Meltdown and Spectre bugs:

Google answers your questions about Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities:

Understanding the performance impact of Spectre and Meltdown mitigations on Windows Systems:

Announcing the Microsoft Quantum Development Kit (QDK)

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Microsoft : Products Reaching End of Support for 2017/2018

Putin signs VPN ban in Russia, comes into effect from November 1

Microsoft makes 5 major announcements at Inspire 2017 (old WPC), including Microsoft 365

Introducing Microsoft 365

Today at Inspire, Satya Nadella unveiled Microsoft 365, which brings together Office 365, Windows 10 and Enterprise Mobility + Security.

To address the commercial needs from the largest enterprise to the smallest business, we are introducing Microsoft 365 Enterprise E3/E5 (this will replace SPE 3/5) and Microsoft 365 Business.

Microsoft 365 introduced today at Inspire, brings together Office 365, Windows 10 and Enterprise Mobility, Security:

Massive Ransomware Attack (WannaCry) now: Microsoft Security Bulletin MS17-010 – Critical – has fix

Security Guidance for Customers: WannaCrypt Cyber-attack, Patch, Microsoft Updates & Best Practices (WannaCry or .wncry Ransomware):

WannaCry: Angriff mit Ransomware legt weltweit Zehntausende Rechner lahm

Customer Guidance for WannaCrypt attacks:

WannaCry ransomware attack:


SCCM Reporting:

Status of Update per Update ID from WSUS server:

ConfigMgr SQL queries for helping the IT Pro report on KBs related to MS17-010:

Patches That Fix the Vulnerability For MS17-010:



$servername = Get-Content [path]  #enter the  input path

foreach($sname in $servername)

Get-HotFix -ComputerName $sname | where hotfixid -match "[KB serarch]" | Select-Object Description,Hotfixid,Installedon |Export-Csv [Outputpath] -Append 

WannaCry/WannaCrypt and other Ransomware: