Microsoft Press is celebrating 25 years and gives free book “Writing Secure Code for Windows Vista” by Michael Howard and David LeBlanc. You can download book in PDF format here. They say: For 25 years, Microsoft Press books have focused … Continued
See list of Validated 140-1 and 140-2 Cryptographic Modules. You’ll find there that the standard crypto providers such as DSSENH and RSAENH are now certified FIPS 140-2 on Windows Vista.
In its article: Hands-On with Windows Vista Service Pack 1, PC World says: Microsoft’s first service pack for Windows Vista focuses on stability and security. The first service pack for Microsoft’s Windows Vista operating system won’t arrive until early next … Continued