Windows server attack code in the wild

According to the United States Computer Emergency Readiness Team (US-CERT), there is active exploitation of a vulnerability in Windows Server 2003 Operating System Internet Information Services (IIS) 6.0. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability may allow a remote attacker to control the at-risk system, US-CERT says. According to the National Vulnerabilities Database, the flaw, catalogued as […]

Agility Platform certified with OpenStack Newton

The CSC Agility Platform version 10.2.7 has been certified with OpenStack, specifically the Newton release. OpenStack has been a supported integration for awhile. As with any third-party product we integrate with, OpenStack has regular releases, and the Agility Platform must re-certify each version so our customers can use the two products together. The Agility Platform allows for customers to […]

Why and how to collaborate on Windows 10 app updates

Another large migration of enterprise devices to Windows 10 has begun, and planning/deployment is commencing in most organizations. Many conversations I’ve had on this focus on features, compatibility and readiness for migration.  These are great discussions to have — but the answers need to be enabled by an increasingly weak and fragmented collaboration between IT, Business App Leads, […]

What does 99% app compatibility mean for Windows 10 adopters?

Microsoft has twice published that customers report app compatibility over 99%. For most enterprise clients on Windows 7 today, that number has raised some eyebrows based on their experiences moving away from Windows 7. The 99% claim means that many clients will have fewer difficult apps to resolve compatibility issues. Still, the 1% for some clients could equate to 50 to […]

Agility Platform certified with OpenStack Mitaka

The DXC Agility Platform version 10.2.5 has been certified with OpenStack, specifically with the Mitaka release. OpenStack has been a supported integration for awhile, but as with any third-party product we integrate with, OpenStack has regular releases, and the Agility Platform must re-certify each version so our customers can use the two products together. The Agility Platform allows for […]

Windows 10 and new device management options

Many organizations are focusing now on Windows 10. The upgrade brings with it new options for managing experiences by enabling an enterprise mobility management (EMM) approach. EMM allows organizations to secure enterprise content on partially managed devices and sits alongside full device management. Within each management approach, there are several device ownership options: Enterprise owned, fully managed Enterprise […]

Agility Platform certified with OpenStack Liberty

OpenStack Liberty CSC Agility Platform CSC Blogs

The CSC Agility Platform version 10.2.1 has been certified with OpenStack, specifically with the Liberty release. OpenStack has been a supported integration for awhile, but as with any third-party product we integrate with, they have regular releases, and the Agility Platform must re-certify each version so our customers can use the two products together. With the Agility Platform OpenStack 5.0 […]

Certificate Housekeeping

Nearly every application software brings a number of certificates with it. If you ask long-term IT security experts, they typically estimate that between 30 to 3,000 certificates are installed on any given PC. In reality a standard Windows 8.1 system easily has 30,000 and more certificates. MacOS 10.6 contains 2,000 certificates. Even on a Linux […]