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Importance of Patch Management in Microsoft Systems

The Importance of Patch Management The threat of malicious virus and worm attacks on Microsoft based systems has been increasing which is forcing businesses to reevaluate their organizations security needs to better protect their systems. Microsoft produces security patches for their system vulnerabilities and makes them available to users. Research has shown that the most efficient way to… Read More »

Database Transaction Security and the “Halloween Problem.”

Database Transactional Based Fraud, Transaction Security, and the “Halloween Problem.” Many database attacks are directed at external interfaces and intended to cause delays in accessing or using data which includes malicious transactions. The main concern with malicious transactions is danger to data integrity and availability.  Currently, there is no practical mechanism that identifies attackers executing malicious transactions.  Ayushi,… Read More »