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Official Microsoft Guidance for MS16-072 Breaking Security Patch

Microsft has just published a post about the MS16-072 hotfix that was release this month. Needless to say there has been a lot of organisation caught off guard by this change wanting to know how to fix the problem. However what is also more confusing is there are actaully two different ways to fix this problem. You can either add…

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How to fix broken GPO because of MS16-072

So as many of you may know, yesterday Microsoft released a security hotfix that changed the behavior of Group Policy. Put simply if you have a security group filtered User Group Policy Object and you also removed the “Authenticated Users” group from the policy it will no longer apply after you install MS16-072. In light of this Ian Farr from…

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Updated – MS16-072 may break your User Group Policies “by-design”

This is a PSA for all Group Policy administrator about MS16-072 that was release yesterday. This patch fixed a man in the middle attack using Group Policy Update however it appears that it has also changed the behavior that Group Policy is applied. If you have a security filtered group policy that are applied to users AND you have also…

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MS16-072 – Important: Security Update for Group Policy (3163622) – Version: 1.0

Severity Rating: ImportantRevision Note: V1.0 (June 14, 2016): Bulletin published.Summary: This security update resolves a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows. The vulnerability could allow elevation of privilege if an attacker launches a man-in-the-middle (MiTM) attack against the traffic passing between a domain controller and the target machine . from Microsoft Security Content http://ift.tt/1Ps6zmv via IFTTT

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New Enterprise improvements coming to IE11 on Windows 7 and 8.1

June 14, 2016 10:00 am In Windows 10 version 1511, we announced a number of improvements to our collection of Enterprise Mode tools, designed to help customers upgrade more easily to Internet Explorer 11. These tools include a new v.2 Enterprise Mode XML schema, which is designed to be simpler,…

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Managing Microsoft Edge in the enterprise

June 7, 2016 10:01 am At last year’s Microsoft Ignite conference, we introduced the enterprise story for the web on Windows 10. Microsoft Edge is designed from the ground up to provide a modern, interoperable, and secure browsing experience; in addition, Internet Explorer 11 is also a part of Windows…

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Citrix Synergy 2016: UX and the Enterprise Desktop like Oil and Water

I had the pleasure recently to present a session at Citrix Synergy 2016 in Las Vegas with Helge Klein (of uberAgent and UPM fame) on enterprise desktop performance in a session titled: SYN239: UX and the enterprise desktop: like oil and water?. We’ve previously presented on performance related topics with folder redirection, and this year we wanted to take a wider look…

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Office 2016 Administrative Template files (ADMX/ADML) and …

This download includes Group Policy Administrative Template (ADMX/ADML) and Office Customization Tool (OPAX/OPAL) files for Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2016 … from Bing: “group policy” http://ift.tt/1XDLFb3 via IFTTT

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