Author Archive: navossoc

How to check if KB3033929 (or similar) is installed for sure

Well, if you are here the chances that you know what KB3033929 is are really high, but for who doesn’t know:

This update adds support to SHA-2 hashing algorithm signing and verification.

In most cases this means this update enables your Windows to load drivers signed with SHA256 certificates only, otherwise you will need cross-sign your driver with a SHA1 + SHA256 certificates.


HTTP Strict Transport Security (IIS 8)

A few days ago I was reading about HSTS (HTTP Strict Transport Security) and I was looking for an easier way to implement it on a IIS (Internet Information Service 8) host.

With just a few searchs on google, I got some answers…

Some seem easier, some seem wrong, doesn’t matter, I was testing everything to check what was right and good solution.

For one day I thought I got the right one, but I was very, very wrong, let me explain why…



To be honest, I didn’t like the latest’s updates on the Skype interface.

Precisely because of that I continue using the old version 6.21.

I believe that I will continue using it, until they release a better interface.

The only problem is put up with Skype asking if you want to update it.