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10 CoU Members will receive ESET's NOD32 antivirus

Calendar of Updates thanks ESET for donating 10 e-license of NOD32 antivirus! http://www.dozleng.com/updates/topic16139

The "Wow is Now" Song (Vista over at MS India)

Go to http://www.microsoft.com/india/wow/ to listen or download the mp3 file for offline listening. (Thanks to fellow MVP Carey for the link). I wonder if all or other MS locations will have their own "Wow is Now" song....
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ID Vault - a hardware security for online transactions. Vista will be supported.

My fellow admin Hardhead (blog: http://hardheadsblog.blogspot.com/ ) at Calendar of Updates received a Christmas present from his mom. It's ID Vault by GuardID ( http://guardidsystems.com/index.php ). He shared some thoughts and screenshots on how ID...
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Bootable spyware scanner debuts

PC Tools is offering a new solution to fight spyware – a bootable spyware scanner that scans your computer for spyware while Windows ‘naps’. The Alternate Operating System Scan scrapes out malicious programs through all the files on the sleeping operating...
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Berkeley Data Systems Launches Mozy Unlimited Backup - $4.95 a month

Berkeley Data Systems, creators of Mozy online backup, today announced the release of Mozy Unlimited Backup. For $4.95 a month, users may now backup unlimited amounts of data and have access to an unlimited number of restores. Users may choose month-to...

Microsoft MVP Janie Whitty joins Lavasoft

Microsoft MVP Janie Whitty is now a consultant for Lavasoft, the maker of Ad-aware SE antispyware. Congratulations Jane!
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Windows Live Messenger got Live Safety Scanner! Scan remotely.

This is interesting... The Windows Live Safety scanner is in a Messenger (Windows Live Messsenger) allowing you to scan remotely a system. The result of the scan will be shown to you and your buddy! More info at Live Safety blog: http://spaces.msn.com...
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Microsoft IE team talks about International Domain Name Support

Vishu Gupta, a developer on the IE team blogged today about International Domain Names (IDN) in IE7. Read about it in IEBlog
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Firewalls! Can they handle heavy load?

Interesting research by James Stockton on firewall software (whether a firewall can handle heavy loads). View it in Calendar of Updates forum
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Feel Free: Opera Eliminates Ad Banner and Licensing Fee

Opera Software today permanently removed the ad banner and licensing fee from its award-winning Web browser. The ad-free, full-featured Opera browser is now available for download - completely free of charge – at http://www.opera.com . "Today we...
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EULA? EULAlyze it using EULAlyzer

I found a new entry of software via CoU the other day. It's called EULAlyzer . EULAlyzer can analyze license agreements in seconds, and provide a detailed listing of potentially interesting words and phrases. Discover if the software you're about to install...
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I'm busy with some tasks but this one need to be posted :-D

I found a calendar entry in Calendar of Updates “ Opera Without Java Free Registration Key ”. Discussion over there is here . That is Opera ASA way to celebrate their 10th year anniversary. Note: The free license give-away is available until...
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Manage Internet Explorer's Restricted Sites using ZonedOut

Funkytoad.com released ZonedOut - a utility that will allow you manage Internet Explorer's restricted sites. With ZonedOut , you can Add, Delete, Import, Export, Build a WhiteList and More! The Menus: Why ZonedOut is useful? If you are using any program...
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Privacy tool - Office 2003 Add-in: Word Redaction

Microsoft released an Office 2003 Add-in called Word Redaction . Redaction is the careful editing of a document to remove confidential information. With the Word 2003 Redaction Add-in, users of Microsoft Office Word 2003 now have an effective, user-friendly...
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One on One with Grinler, BleepingComputer.com site owner

Calendar of Updates (CoU) proudly presents another One on One Interview with a respected and special person in the security community - Lawrence Abrams , also known as Grinler . The owner of the popular site BleepingComputer.com and a Microsoft MVP for...
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Microsoft AntiSpyware 'now' detects Hotbar

Earlier this month, we published a simple study (test) comparing few antispyware program’s real time protection - Does your antispyware’s real-time protection work? One of the antispyware programs that we studied is Microsoft's Windows AntiSpyware...

View RSS, RDF and ATOM feeds inside IE

I found a free application that will allow Internet Explorer users to view RSS, RDF and ATOM feeds. It is Chrysanth NETime Channel . I gave it a try (Internet Explorer 6 in XP SP2). See screenshot: Before (Click image for larger view) : After (Click image...
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Netcraft Anti-Phishing Toolbar Available for Download

Another security program that is interesting to try and I think one feature that is attractive with this toolbar is... user can report a phished URL to help other people because once confirmed it is a phished URL, it will be blocked so other users will...
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Subscribe to Microsoft Download Notifications

Spend Less Time Searching Sign up for Microsoft's Download Notifications service, and each week there are new downloads available in the categories you select, Microsoft will send you a customized e-mail notification listing them. Download notifications...
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Webroot to Offer Anti-Spyware Solution Directly to MSN Dial-up Customers at No Charge

Subscribers will receive award-winning Webroot Spy Sweeper program for no additional cost Webroot Software, Inc., a producer of award-winning privacy, protection and performance software, today announced a deal with MSN Dial-up to offer Spy Sweeper, Webroot’s...
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