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New phishing attack pretends to be an Office 365 non-delivery message
A new phishing attack has recently been discovered that pretends to be an Office 365 non-delivery message in order to steal your credentials. The attack was first discovered by ISC Handler Xavier Mertens and states that “...
Editorial: How Microsoft is beating Google at its own game
The Enterprise comprises an ever-increasing chunk on Microsoft’s profits. Not only Windows and Office but other enterprise solutions like Dynamics, InTune, Azure, SharePoint, etc. bring in a large slice of those profits. This do...
Microsoft adds Antivirus to Office Apps to tackle macro malware
Microsoft has integrated all the Office apps with Antivirus to prevent macro malware attacks. The company is using Antimalware Scan Interface (AMSI) to tackle VBA macros embedded in documents. Recently, we reported how hackers u...
Microsoft will allow Office 2016 users to connect to services till 2023
Microsoft recently announced that it will be blocking all the services for Office 2016 users after Oct 13, 2020. This was Microsoft’s way of making sure users move from Office 2016 to Office 365. However, Microsoft went back...
Microsoft announces the availability of Azure Stack for Azure Government
At the Microsoft Government Tech Summit early this year, Microsoft announced its plans to bring Azure Stack hybrid cloud solution to Azure Government. Microsoft today announced that Azure Stack is now available Azure Government Cu...
Microsoft bringing Azure Stack and two new Secret regions to Azure Government
At the Microsoft Government Tech Summit in Washington D.C. today, Microsoft announced several new capabilities for Azure Government customers. First, they are bringing Azure Stack hybrid cloud solution to Azure Government. This wi...
Keystone cops as Dutch police repeatedly mis-orders thousands of Office licenses worth nearly €3M
by Sean Chan
Dutch police reportedly ordered nearly 14 thousands of licenses for Microsoft Office back in 2008 — by mistake. The order cost the Dutch police €2,961,029. When the Dutch police administration noticed the mistake, the poli...
Neverware ditches Google services for Office 365 on its ‘Chrome OS for old computers’
by Sean Chan
Neverware, the company behind CloudReady is introducing a new version of its OS. CloudReady, for those unfamiliar, is essentially Chrome OS for old Windows laptops that aren’t capable of running Windows 10 or other versions ...
Microsoft’s new Visio Online allows users to share and view Visio diagrams on the web
Back in November last year, Microsoft announced the launch of Visio Online Public Preview, a new way to view and share Visio diagrams on the web. Today, Microsoft launched Visio Online for all Office 365 Commercial customers. Sinc...
Outlook 2016 Is Getting Darker On Windows
In addition to the announcements and revelations at the keynote and press-release events at Ignite this week, attendees had the chance to hear from project managers about some of the other things coming in their particular focus a...
Optus SMB launches Smart Shop, a marketplace of cloud apps
Optus SMB today announced a marketplace of cloud software applications called Optus Smart Shop. It is designed to make running a small business easier by providing technical support and apps that reduce time consuming tasks su...