Just a few days ago, Microsoft released the latest security updates for the Windows 7 operating system. However, it seems that the update can cause as many problems as it fixes. Many users who installed the update on the release date have reported incidents of the infamous "blue screen of death" crash after installation. Many [...]
Microsoft recommends the installation of patches as part of a regular monthly Tuesday release cycle. IT Computer Support of New York (ITCSNY) believes that the security and reliability of a business’s computer system is mission-critical and business-essential, therefore we recommend following Microsoft’s recommendation. Microsoft designates some patches “critical”, which means they need to be installed [...]
As we take a look at office health this month it’s important to remember that viruses are not limited to employees. Patching system vulnerabilities is a low cost solution that can save a business thousands of dollars in damages in the long term. The number of reported vulnerabilities has been on the rise for the [...]
The Conficker worm may not have created a large scale disaster but the danger is still very real.
With all the news in recent weeks about computer exploits and network vulnerabilities IT Computer Support of New York has started a program to assist businesses. Earlier this week we sent out a notice to our current clients offering our patching service. Patching may not seem like that big of deal, but the truth is [...]