From Computerworld: New non-security patches arrive for Win10 1607 and 1703; 1709 update likely soon

Microsoft last night released a flood of unexpected patches. Yes, that’s a Thursday night dump. No, there weren’t any pressing security fixes – at least, none that were advertised. I have no idea why Microsoft’s pushing this offal out the Au…

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From Computerworld: Google touts 21 Android phones it recommends for business use

For the first time ever, Google has established a baseline for what constitutes an Android smartphone that’s ready for use by enterprises.”Some of the top concerns we’ve heard from customers include the need for frequent security updates, reliable a…

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From Computerworld: Android Upgrade Report Card: Grading the manufacturers on Oreo

I’ll go ahead and end the suspense for you now: Android upgrades are a big, hot mess — and the situation with Oreo is the worst we’ve seen to date.It’s kind of embarrassing, actually. But it’s important. And that’s why I take the time to track man…

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From Computerworld: Throwback Thursday: Now he’s feeling even LESS secure

This organization’s IT security officer leaves and isn’t replaced. “A year and a half goes by and the organization suffers a web page defacement,” says a pilot fish on the scene. “During the course of the remediation, another server that has a coupl…

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