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Third Party Program Updates For The Month Of May 2015

» by May 29, 2015 at 10:08 pm » Comments (1)

Hello everyone, More patches everyone! As always Adobe Flash and Reader programs are popular targets for drive by downloads and spear phishing attacks. There are patches for Apple Safari, Google Chrome, ...more »

Third Party Program Updates For The Month Of April 2015

» by May 1, 2015 at 5:37 pm » Comments (6)

  Hello everyone, Vulnerabilities in third party apps are being exploited like never before. The bad guys have turned away from the Microsoft Operating System (patch Tuesday isn't perfect but is good ...more »

Third Party Program Updates For The Month Of March 2015

» by April 3, 2015 at 8:09 pm » Comments (3)

Hello everyone, Adobe Flash had a critical update (arbitrary code execution) for the month of March. All of the browsers listed below had multiple vulnerabilities (all arbitrary code executions except for ...more »

How I Fixed: “Windows cannot be installed to this disk…..”

» by February 28, 2015 at 1:19 pm » Comments (0)

Hello everyone, A client gave me a Dell 660s Windows 8.1 desktop that would not boot. It was stuck in an automatic repair loop, but nothing was being repaired. Just for good ...more »

Third Party Program Updates For The Month Of February 2015

» by February 26, 2015 at 6:33 pm » Comments (4)

Hello everyone, It’s just not enough to keep your Operating System patched. Many malicious exploits are finding entrance into your machine through third party programs. Below are the February 2015 third ...more »

Third Party Program Updates For The Month Of January 2015

» by January 26, 2015 at 10:05 pm » Comments (7)

  Hello everyone, It's just not enough to keep your Operating System patched. Most malicious exploits are finding entrance into your machine through third party programs. Below are the January 2015 third ...more »

Third Party Program Updates For December 2014

» by December 23, 2014 at 10:29 pm » Comments (1)

Hello everyone, There is nothing quite like a securely patched machine. Windows does a good job patching their Operating System but you must also keep up to date with all non-Microsoft ...more »

Third Party Program Updates For The Month Of November 2014

» by December 3, 2014 at 9:54 pm » Comments (0)

Hello everyone, Only three non-Microsoft updates this month (November 2014), but all critical. The Adobe patch fixes 18 vulnerabilities that include arbitrary code execution vulnerabilities. Google released an update to Chrome ...more »

Third Party Program Updates For The Month Of October 2014

» by October 27, 2014 at 9:03 pm » Comments (1)

Hello everyone, Microsoft Windows Update does a good job of keeping your Operating System up to date, but what about those third party programs? Here are the October 2014 third party ...more »

Not Getting 50 Mbps Download Speed From Comcast? Here’s How! (Part 2)

» by October 14, 2014 at 1:21 pm » Comments (6)

Hello everyone, I have received many comments from my first Comcast post back in March of 2012 (June 2015 post here). Many people in my area, and around the country are ...more »