XEOX – install Windows Updates on demand

Technology is advancing at a fast rate nowadays and this is strongly reflected in the world of software. Over the past few decades, a lot of specialized programs and apps have been developed to aid in all types of activities. The have improved over time. Users have to make sure updates are installed when available in […]

Microsoft Patch Tuesday, September 2020 Edition

Microsoft today released updates to remedy nearly 130 security vulnerabilities in its Windows operating system and supported software. None of the flaws are known to be currently under active exploitation, but 23 of them could be exploited by malware or malcontents to seize complete control of Windows computers with little or no help from users. […]

Windows server patching – How does it work?

What is patch management and why is it important? Patching is the process of repairing system vulnerabilities which are discovered after the components have been released on the market. Patches apply to many different parts of an information system which include operating systems, servers, routers, desktops, email clients, office suites, mobile devices, firewalls, and many […]

SIGRed: Patch your Windows Server now with XEOX and avoid vulnerability

An unbelievable 17-year-old bug just has been awarded a CVSS severity score of 10.0 making it an extremely dangerous security hole for Windows DNS Server. The bug, tracked as CVE-2020-1350 or also called “SigRed” relates to Microsoft Windows DNS. It is wormable, meaning it can jump across unpatched machines without user interaction. Unnoticed this can […]

Microsoft Patch Tuesday, August 2020 Edition

Microsoft released updates to plug at least 120 security holes in its Windows operating systems and supported software, including two newly discovered vulnerabilities that are actively being exploited. Yes, good people of the Windows world, it’s time once again to use XEOX! With the release of the August 2020 Patch Tuesday security updates, Microsoft has […]

Manage work devices at home during Covid-19 using XEOX

The COVID-19 pandemic results in people working more and more in home office. After adapting to sudden remote work using available devices at home, many organizations are beginning to allow corporate PCs and laptops to be taken home to work remotely. Millions of these PCs are currently being managed using on-premises tools. When these devices […]

Microsoft Patch Tuesday, July 2020 Edition

Microsoft has released its July 2020 Patch Tuesday update, addressing a total of 123 security vulnerabilities across 13 products. This is the second-largest security update ever released by Microsoft. The largest one was released last month with 129 fixes. Of the 123 security bugs fixed this month, 18 are listed as ‘Critical’, while 105 flaws are […]