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March 25, 2014 by coffeegrinder
Booby-trapped RTF files have been found in the wild, exploiting a zero-day hole in Microsoft Word. Microsoft has issued an emergency patch.




Read about it and get Microsoft Fix It here :-

 

https://support.microsoft.com/kb/2953095
August 21, 2013 by coffeegrinder
 LastPass has reported a bug in its Internet Explorer plug-in which has exposed passwords of many of its users.

 

Read about it here :-

http://news.thewindowsclub.com/bug-in-lastpasss-internet-explorer-plug-in-exposes-password-of-some-users-65021

 
December 29, 2012 by coffeegrinder
Vulnerability in Internet Explorer allows hackers to track your mouse movements.

 

Source info here :-

http://dottech.org/91361/vulnerability-in-internet-explorer-allows-hackers-to-track-your-mouse-movements/
October 26, 2012 by coffeegrinder
Two Day Experimental Sale Only 99 cents.This special sale is good Thursday October 25th and Friday October 26th and will end Friday night at 11:59 PM EST. The special 99 cent license is good for a single machine.   WinPatrol Homepage :-  http://www.winpatrol.com/WinPatrol Plus purchase page ::-  http://winpatrol.stores.yahoo.net/winplusmemre.html Get it while you can!
September 17, 2012 by coffeegrinder
Attackers are exploiting a "zero-day" vulnerability in Microsoft's Internet Explorer and hijacking Windows PCs that cruise to malicious or compromised websites, security experts said today.

Source :-

http://www.computerworld.com/s/article/9231367/Hackers_exploit_new_IE_zero_day_vulnerability?taxonomyId=85&pageNumber=2

 

Microsoft Fix it patch :-

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2757760
August 29, 2012 by coffeegrinder
 

New Java 7 exploit allows hackers to install malware on Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux; only fix currently is to disable Java.

 

Read about it here :-

 http://dottech.org/windows/77807/new-java-7-exploit-allows-hackers-to-install-malware-on-windows-mac-os-x-and-linux-only-fix-currently-is-to-disable-java/
July 12, 2012 by coffeegrinder
Users of Windows Vista and Windows 7 have been advised to completely disable their Windows Sidebar and Gadgets, in response to what appears to be a serious security risk.

Read about it here :-  http://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2012/07/12/disable-windows-sidebar-gadgets/?utm_source=Naked+Security+-+Sophos+List&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=fb4d853f07-naked%252Bsecurity

 

Microsoft Fix it :-  http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2719662
June 28, 2012 by coffeegrinder
FREE Secunia Personal Software Inspector 3.0 now available for download.

Read about it :-  http://www.ghacks.net/2012/06/28/secunia-personal-software-inspector-3-0-final-released/?_m=3n%2e0038%2e564%2ecs0ao00w7c%2ekqj 

Download here :-  https://secunia.com/vulnerability_scanning/personal/

Keep your software safely up to date.
April 17, 2012 by coffeegrinder
Great little piece of software, only limitation of the  $0.99 license is use on  1 computer only.

Get it while you can!

 

http://winpatrol.com/

http://dottech.org/windows/30317/get-winpatrol-plus-for-0-99-for-a-limited-time/

 
January 31, 2012 by coffeegrinder
Revo Uninstaller Pro 65% OFF TODAY ONLY!  $13.74 for single license.

Get it while you can!

From BitsDujour :-

Folks, today's promotion is no joke!  For starters, 65% is the highest discount Revo has ever offered for their world-renowned uninstaller utility.  What's more, this discount ALSO APPLIES TO EXISTING MULTIPLE LICENSE DISCOUNTS!  That's right, today only you can get Revo for as little as $6.87 a license!

 
August 8, 2011 by coffeegrinder
Another good utility from Giveaway of the Day :-   USB Safely Remove.

USB Safely Remove is a replacement for Safely Remove Hardware tool aimed to save time on active

work with USB devices and keep your gadgets safe.

Get it while it's FREE!

 

http://www.giveawayoftheday.com/
February 25, 2011 by coffeegrinder
 

A new version of CCleaner is available, with among other things added support for Windows 7 SP1.

Download:-

http://www.piriform.com/ccleaner/download
February 24, 2011 by coffeegrinder
 

Another free guide from the Make Use Of team,  " HackerProof: Your Guide To PC Security"

 

Download or read online :-

http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/download-hackerproof-guide-pc-security/
February 15, 2011 by coffeegrinder
 

Another free guide from the Make Use Of team,  "Windows On Speed"

 

Download or read online :- 

http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/download-windows-speed-free-pc-tune-guide/
January 17, 2011 by coffeegrinder
ObjectDock featured in PC World Daily Downloads newsletter, main feature.

http://www.pcworld.com/newsletters/archive/?archiveid=23222