Video: SOLVED: How to use the Right To Left Override Character to Obfuscate File Extensions

This short video shows how to use the Right To Left Override (RTL) hack to make a file extension seem like something else, using nothing more than the Windows Character Map.  Right To Left Override is a very dangerous feature that is being widely used by creators of malware and to my knowledge, there is no filtering or GPO or software to stop it. I have worked with Microsoft Partner Support and after a few false starts,…

Windows 8 Consumer Preview Was a Big Disappointment

I am a Windows guy and like (apparently) everyone else I am very impressed with the slick and smooth new Windows 8 tiled interface but I sure am disappointed in many other facits:        No Start Button = No Corporate Sales.  I am an authorized reseller and I used the Win8 CP yesterday for 6 hours.  While it looks pretty for consumers, there is no way this is going to fly in companies in…