Tag: microsoft

Microsoft and Emotet

So today I saw (what was thought to be) a major malware incident. In rapid succession, 3 apparent Emotet (banking trojan malware) infection attempts. Except they weren’t. Per the article below, Microsoft admitted to releasing a Microsoft Defender (the built-in antivirus in Windows 10 and the like) virus definition update that caused machines worldwide to…
Read more


2021-12-01 0

VMs and Microsoft

So I’ve found something to host my home automation and VPN server. It’s a NUC style mini PC from Kogan, and believe it or not (very unusual for me) – it’s running Windows (10 Pro). I’ve typically steered clear of Windows to date, however while I’ll still pick a headless Linux server if given a…
Read more


2020-11-07 0