1. allheart55 (Cindy E)

    Dell apologizes for laptop security scare, will remove vulnerability today

    Dell has been shipping an SSL certificate on a number of its laptops, generating security concerns that hackers could misuse the certificate to spy on web traffic. After being made aware of the problem yesterday, Dell says "we deeply regret that this has happened and are taking steps to address...
  2. allheart55 (Cindy E)

    Two Dell laptop models are shipping with a Superfish-style certificate hack

    Dell users may have a serious security problem on their hands, thanks to an unorthodox SSL certificate that comes pre-installed on a number of the company's laptops. The certificate is called eDellRoot, first discovered by a programmer named Joe Nord, and because of Dell's pre-installed...
  3. allheart55 (Cindy E)

    How To Access The Manufacturer Recovery Partition

    How To Access The Manufacturer Recovery Partition Most Laptops come with a recovery partition (sometimes called a restore partition or factory reset tool). If your installation of Windows should stop working or become corrupted, you can use this partition to restore your laptop to the same...
  4. User Friendly

    Dual Boot With XP and 7?

    I have a newer Dell desktop and it has XP on it. I have run the Windows 7 upgrade advisor and apparently it is compatible. What I would like to do is set up a dual boot system, if possible. I have the dell disk for Windows 7. I have installed simple straight forward operating systems but I have...