Geeks With Blogs
ex-blog Information security world January 2004 Entries
First certified CA software in Russia

BTW, CryptoPro receive first certificate for CA software in Russia. Congrats =)!

Warning: page in Russian!

Posted On Friday, January 30, 2004 7:49 AM

Integer overflow in the new[] operator
Raymond Chen posted entry on how to integer overflow the new[] operator. Good follow-up to David LeBlank article at MSDN with SafeInt class.

Posted On Friday, January 30, 2004 7:34 AM

New Windows 2003 Security Guides
Updated Security Guides: Windows Server 2003 Security Guide The Windows Server 2003 Security Guide provides guidance to assist in hardening Domain Controllers, Infrastructure servers, File servers, Print servers, IIS servers, IAS servers.Certificate Services, and bastion hosts.Threats and Countermeasures: Security Settings in Windows Server 2003 and Windows XPThe Threats and Countermeasures Guide contains detailed information about relevant security settings that can be configured on Microsoft Windows ......

Posted On Thursday, January 29, 2004 7:40 AM

Microsoft Security Efforts Detailed

From TechNet: Enhancing Customer Security: New Microsoft Initiatives in the Ongoing Security Effort to Help Customers:

This paper details three new undertakings in the ongoing Trustworthy Computing Initiative that will help enhance customer security

Posted On Tuesday, January 20, 2004 7:09 AM

New version of FxCop
The new version of FxCop (great managed binaries checking utility) is in the final weeks of testing: As mentioned in previous blog and bulletin board posts, we’re in the final weeks of testing a new update to FxCop. This is a very significant update and I thought I’d post some information on what to expect in the release. [from FxCop team blog] New and updated features: No more locks on assemblies or pdbs Ability to resolve missing dependencies Ability to analyze just about anything running ......

Posted On Tuesday, January 20, 2004 6:27 AM

Ivan's blog new home

I should mention new home for Ivan's weblog about .NET Security: Ivan's blog - very usefull information about CLR Security Internals.

BTW, I think the same huge snow storm hit Moscow today, but it is usual weather for Russia in this time of year. However city traffic is horrible (also as usual ;-)

Posted On Thursday, January 15, 2004 8:28 AM

Personal Firewall Day
Official personal firewall day is coming: If you remember back in November I discussed the idea floating around about having a Personal Firewall Day. Well, tomorrow is that day. Please visit the official site and show your support! [From Dana Epp's Weblog] ......

Posted On Thursday, January 15, 2004 8:10 AM

Code Complete 2
Steve McConnell is updating Code Complete to Second Edition (from shawn's blog). Together with “Writing Secure Code 2 Ed” is Must Have.

Posted On Thursday, January 15, 2004 8:04 AM

Copyright © John Doe | Powered by: