Microsoft Releases Temporary Fix for Vulnerability in Word

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Microsoft is investigating a new remote code execution vulnerability in Microsoft Word. The company has issued a security advisory after confirming reports that the flaw is being exploited as part of targeted attacks against Word 2010. The company has found that the vulnerability affects all supported versions of Microsoft Word. The…

Posted on: April 8, 2014 7:00 pm

Timlin Enterprises launches new U.S.-based SharePoint support

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Medfield-based software consulting company Timlin Enterprises announced it launched new around-the-clock support for clients using SharePoint, a Microsoft product that allows companies or organizations to create websites, manage projects or share documents. Instead of relying on off-shore support, the new service will utilize U.S.-based experts. Ryan Thomas, president…

Posted on: April 8, 2014 7:00 pm

Microsoft yanks SharePoint 2013 Service Pack 1, KB 2817429

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On Feb. 25, Microsoft announced that SharePoint 2013 Service Pack 1 was available at the Microsoft Download Center. The Office folks repeated the announcement on March 3 at the SharePoint Conference 2014 in Las Vegas. Last Thursday, with no notification that I can discern, Microsoft pulled the Service Pack and SharePoint 2013 SP1 contained the On…

Posted on: April 8, 2014 2:00 pm

Microsoft yanks SharePoint 2013 Service Pack 1, KB 2817429

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On Feb. 25, Microsoft announced that SharePoint 2013 Service Pack 1 was available at the Microsoft Download Center. The Office folks repeated the announcement on March 3 at the SharePoint Conference 2014 in Las Vegas. Last Thursday, with no notification that I can discern, Microsoft pulled the Service Pack and SharePoint 2013 SP1 contained the On…

Posted on: April 8, 2014 2:00 pm

Microsoft Releases Temporary Fix for Vulnerability in Word

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Microsoft is investigating a new remote code execution vulnerability in Microsoft Word. The company has issued a security advisory after confirming reports that the flaw is being exploited as part of targeted attacks against Word 2010. The company has found that the vulnerability affects all supported versions of Microsoft Word. The…

Posted on: April 8, 2014 9:00 am

Messaging App Line Seeks U.S. Ad Agencies to Help Spread the Word

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Messaging app Line is in the midst of hiring advertising agencies to expand its distinctly Asian flavor of communication into the U.S., Adweek has learned. The Japan-based mobile company has met with AKQA, DigitasLBi, Grey and MRY to plot a marketing strategy that will extend its overseas success to…

Posted on: April 8, 2014 9:00 am

Microsoft Releases Temporary Fix for Vulnerability in Word

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Microsoft is investigating a new remote code execution vulnerability in Microsoft Word. The company has issued a security advisory after confirming reports that the flaw is being exploited as part of targeted attacks against Word 2010. The company has found that the vulnerability affects all supported versions of Microsoft Word. The…

Posted on: April 8, 2014 9:00 am

Messaging App Line Seeks U.S. Ad Agencies to Help Spread the Word

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Messaging app Line is in the midst of hiring advertising agencies to expand its distinctly Asian flavor of communication into the U.S., Adweek has learned. The Japan-based mobile company has met with AKQA, DigitasLBi, Grey and MRY to plot a marketing strategy that will extend its overseas success to…

Posted on: April 8, 2014 9:00 am

Become An Email Ninja With This Gmail Course [Deals]

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Email is a controlling beast sometimes. Don’t swim upstream against the ridiculous flow of important emails. With this email course you will learn to effectively manage your email to increase productivity and get hours of your life back. No more wading through a flood of emails. And Cult of Mac…

Posted on: April 7, 2014 7:00 pm

Office for iPad: Readers yawn but users apping it up

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I was somewhat surprised that Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols decided to approach our ZDNet Great Debate by playing the man rather than the ball. The problem with Microsoft Office for iPad, he chose to argue, is not Microsoft Office for iPad but the very idea of productivity suites on the iPad…

Posted on: April 7, 2014 7:00 pm