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Windows Password Key

Windows Password Key is considered as the best tool to reset local administrator and user passwords on any Windows system. It creates...

October 15, 2014 by Tenorshare

Linux won't be locked out of Windows 8 PCs, but FUD continues

A new draft of Microsoft's Windows 8 hardware certification specs confirms what we already knew: the new Secure Boot feature won't lock out Linux on hundreds of millions of new PCs. But Linux backers are demanding the right to hack a new class of devices that doesn't yet exist.

January 15, 2012

Viva Start Menu

Viva Start Menu helps you to bring back your old start menu. A shortcut to the new modern desktop is also included and lots of options...

November 1, 2012 by ConsumerSoft

AEGIS Password Protection

AEGIS Password Protection, a part of the AEGIS Security Suite, is a powerful and flexible password protector for putting password locks...

August 8, 2012 by AEGIS Security Software

Microsoft takes aim at Vista 'SoftMod' hack

Starting this week, Microsoft will ship an update to Windows Vista Ultimate users to ferret out cracked copies of its most expensive and feature-packed operating system.The renewed anti-piracy campaign is aimed directly at the activation exploit known as the "SoftMod hack," according to a post on Microsoft's WGA blog.

February 26, 2009 by

'Memoryze' utility pinpoints malware code in live memory

Jamie Butler, a Windows internals expert who co-wrote the definitive book on rootkits, has created a free forensics tool capable of finding malicious code in live memory.The utility, called Mandiant Memoryze, was released at this year's Hack in the Box conference in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

November 10, 2008 by

That "unlocked" Windows 7 taskbar is also unfinished

My hat’s off to blogger Rafael Rivera, who returned from last week’s Microsoft Professional Developers Conference and apparently didn’t sleep until he figured out how to unlock the flashy new Superbar interface that Microsoft showed off at PDC but didn't make available to PDC attendees. Rafael's clever hack does indeed unlock an alternate interface for Windows 7 Build 6801, but in this post I want to throw a giant bucket of cold water on your expectations. The unlocked interface is missing some key features, as I explain.

November 3, 2008 by

IT Dojo: Change the Windows XP product key

Even in the best-run IT shops, unauthorized software can find its way onto the desktop. An end-user may have installed a pirated copy of XP but now wants to go legal. An organization may have installed 100 pirated copies of XP but now has a legitimate volume-licensing key.When you come across an invalid product key problem, changing Windows XP's product key is often the most practical solution. In this IT Dojo video, Bill Detwiler, TechRepublic's Head Technology Editor, demonstrates a quick and easy registry hack that replaces an invalid Windows XP key with a legitimate one.

April 28, 2008 by

The joy of push email

We've been writing about push email for long enough, and now we ZDNet hacks have got shiny new Windows Mobile smartphones (in my case, the HTC S620, all hooked up to our corporate Exchange server.Legacy tech hack (left) gets to grips with push email on HTC S620 (right).

September 4, 2007 by

'Mac hack' also affects Windows

On Monday I reported on a Safari vulnerability that was exposed at a security conference - as it turns out, the vulnerability also affects PCs running Windows as well. Hackers Dino Dai Zovi and Shane Macaulay were able to hijack a MacBook Pro as part of the "PWN to OWN" contest at the CanSecWest security conference in Vancouver, British Columbia.

April 24, 2007 by

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