Black Viper
Black Viper
May 012004
 

Latest Internet Threat: LSASS.exe Information: ~ A Microsoft Security Bulletin MS04-011 was posted about the latest vulnerability and includes details on where to get the patch to fix it: http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/ms04-011.mspx More information on my domain is located here: Why is LSASS.exe shutting down my computer after 60 seconds?

Mar 222004
 

With the release of Windows XP Service Pack 2 right around the corner, I will be testing the Release Candidate 1 and post my findings by updating the Services Configurations, Descriptions, Custom Registry Tool and Registry patches. This will take some time to ensure accuracy of the information. Stay tuned!

Oct 092003
 

I have posted a page to allow you to create your own custom Windows XP Services Registry File. IMPORTANT: This function is in testing. Do not use if you are scared as to the outcome. However, feel free to test the tool and send me feedback with success and failure stories. No checks are performed to ensure that all dependencies are accounted for. Ensure that you validate your service configuration before creating your custom file. Checks for dependencies may be included at a later date. Download the default registry settings [Continue Reading]

Aug 312003
 

The latest and greatest PDF document for the Windows XP Service Configurations is posted: XPServices.zip ~ 233,872 bytes ~ 64 pages ~ Printable Revision 5 ~ August 31, 2003 This update expands the dependencies of all the services to include not only what a particular service needs to run, but what other services require it to be functional. This could reduce the headache of attempting to cross reference services and may assist you in determining what services you can safely disable on your system.

Aug 302003
 

After finding out that Service Pack 2 for Windows XP will not be released until sometime next year, I thought that I would update the Windows XP Services Information. This update expands the dependencies of all the services to include not only what a particular service needs to run, but what other services require it to be functional. This could reduce the headache of attempting to cross reference services and may assist you in determining what services you can safely disable on your system. Unfortunately, the printable PDF version is [Continue Reading]

Jul 212003
 

I have included on the Windows XP Services Registry Patch Guide, files that contain and modify the Description information to display my Windows XP Services Information in the services.msc description pane (extended view). This will allow you to avoid bouncing between the online version or the printable version. Please visit the Windows XP Services Registry Patch Guide for more information and the small downloadable files. Feedback and success stories with regards to this new information would be appreciated. Please contact me with any issues you may find as, even though [Continue Reading]

Jul 082003
 

After the release of Service Pack 4, the latest and greatest PDF document for the Windows 2000 Service Configurations is posted: 2000Services.zip [link removed]~ 175,233 bytes ~ 45 pages ~ Printable Revision 4 ~ July 8, 2003 This update expands the dependencies of all the services to include not only what a particular service needs to run, but what other services require it to be functional. This could reduce the headache of attempting to cross reference services and may assist you in determining what services you can safely disable on [Continue Reading]

Jun 132003
 

After a "very" long wait, the latest and greatest PDF document for the Windows 2000 Service Configurations is posted: 2000Services.zip [link removed] ~ 148,502 bytes ~ 35 pages ~ Printable Revision 3 ~ June 13, 2003 The update will be posted ASAP. This update expands the definitions of a few services, includes some strange processes explanations, as well as addresses several grammar and punctuation issues.