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Meltdown and Spectre: What you need to know!

Here we are at the start of 2018 with a significant security issue that has a known resolution ready to go. Sound familiar? Well it probably should because we started 2017 pretty much the same way. As you might recall, the Shadow Brokers had disclosed the SMB exploits that later led to many global

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April 2017 Patch Tuesday Forecast

March saw a sizable release from Microsoft after a missed Patch Tuesday. Any way about it, April will be a lighter month than March. Windows 10 1703 has officially released to MSDN. Windows 10 1507 reaches end of service in May, so for those on the original release branch, now is the time. Start up

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March 2017 Patch Tuesday Forecast

By the end of March will anyone remember that Microsoft missed a Patch Tuesday?  I am going to go with vague memories, but overcast by so much more excitement happening this month! Be sure to check out all of Ivanti’s patch products: Patch for SCCM Patch for Windows Patch for Linux, UNIX, Mac Patch

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Looking Ahead to NRF2017!

*This post originally appeared on the Wavelink blog prior to the rebrand in January 2017, when Wavelink, LANDESK, Shavlik, AppSense, and HEAT Software merged under the new name Ivanti. It’s just about here! For supply chain-oriented businesses, the new year really kicks off with the National Retail

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CyberSecurity Awareness Month: CyberSecurity Tips for Road Warriors

Security Tips for Road Warriors A couple months ago one of our product evangelists reached out to me and asked how to better protect himself and his personal information in his travels.  As he settled into a hotel and a day later saw it in a headline as one of the latest exposed to credit card theft

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Retailers Plead: I Want My EMV

“Do I swipe or chip?” Are you getting tired of asking this question whenever you want to pay by card? Since last year, I’ve been observing signs that read “coming soon!” sticking out of the EMV chip slot on new payment terminals. What’s the delay? According to a great new report furnished by the Nat

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April Patch Tuesday 2016

April's Patch Tuesday is looking and sounding like a spring weather forecast.  The forecast is calling for rain, but it turned out to be partly cloudy.  There has been some mixed feelings about a newly announced vulnerability, or vulnerabilities as it were, in Samba. Badlock is a vulnerability recen

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