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Episode: 329

New Chrome Enterprise Browser Subscription! Patch Tuesday News! ESXi Hosts Under Attack!

On this episode of the podcast, I cover a huge announcement by Google which could impact enterprise customers of the Chrome browser, I run through the April Patch Tuesday Windows Updates, some Windows 11 24H2 features and much more!

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Here are this episode’s links as shown in the YouTube video:

Scripts, Tricks and Tips:

Warning about Packager/WinRM Connection Issue:

https://twitter.com/citrixguyblog/status/1777972811731980499

Windows Defender for Server in Passive Mode

https://www.nielskok.tech/microsoft-defender-for-endpoint/windows-defender-for-server-passive-mode/

News:

Patch Tuesday Roundup

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/microsoft/microsoft-april-2024-patch-tuesday-fixes-150-security-flaws-67-rces/#google_vignette

Patch that Requires Extra Steps:

https://support.microsoft.com/en-gb/topic/kb5025885-how-to-manage-the-windows-boot-manager-revocations-for-secure-boot-changes-associated-with-cve-2023-24932-41a975df-beb2-40c1-99a3-b3ff139f832d

Google Chrome Enterprise Premium Announced:

https://techcrunch.com/2024/04/09/chrome-enterprise-goes-premium-with-new-security-and-management-features/?guccounter=1&guce_referrer=aHR0cHM6Ly90LmNvLw&guce_referrer_sig=AQAAAHNecMDBpMpsGc7ger_YIC1h-7kQ_gShgN68M7wrwCM3xpCFJXxjAUUBVLwxyy1Qjo1rN0yGx4gMV1MRgCcwnnQwD9y5PRePnEgx3KN-NpuGGGHitKS5W08g7VE-khLoWiQqlzHNQLMr_5vqvsSCyn4DmGgTLFR7DYvYxHSP_3y5

Microsoft Blocks Methods for Changing Default Browser:

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/microsoft/new-windows-driver-blocks-software-from-changing-default-web-browser/

PolicyPak KB on the Recent Change and Workarounds:

https://kb.policypak.com/kb/article/1326-why-is-browser-router-not-showing-up-as-the-os-default-browser-since-feb24-march24-monthly-windows-patches-kb5035845/

Global PC Sales Growth:

https://www.reuters.com/technology/global-pc-market-returns-growth-first-quarter-after-two-year-decline-idc-says-2024-04-08/#:~:text=The%20PC%20market%20grew%201.5,report%20%2C%20opens%20new%20tab%20added

Windows 11 24H2 Features:

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/microsoft/the-new-features-coming-in-windows-11-24h2-expected-this-fall/

German State Moving from Windows Desktops to Linux Desktops:

https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2024/04/german-state-gov-ditching-windows-for-linux-30k-workers-migrating/

Healthcare IT Help Desks Warned of Attacks:

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/us-health-dept-warns-hospitals-of-hackers-targeting-it-help-desks/

Ivanti CEO Addresses Recent Vulnerabilities:

https://arstechnica.com/security/2024/04/ivanti-following-years-of-critical-vpn-exploits-pledges-new-era-of-security/

Windows Update Causes Issues:

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/microsoft/recent-windows-updates-break-microsoft-connected-cache-delivery/

ESXi Hosts Targeted in Attacks:

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/the-week-in-ransomware-april-5th-2024-virtual-machines-under-attack/

Notepad++ Asks for Community Help:

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/notepad-plus-plus-wants-your-help-in-parasite-website-shutdown/#google_vignette

DaaS Like a Pro Survey Now Open:

https://forms.office.com/pages/responsepage.aspx?id=IUeHM3fdfkuXt4Y8LL58c3ZzuuybHCpInnizN7aFsbhURFZKQjlDSExPVUxHSzFUNDBFTklCNFBFUC4

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