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Apple macOS Security Bypass Bug Could Allow Access To Private Data

Microsoft researcher discovered the macOS security bypass bug affecting the latest macOS Monterey too. Apple patched it with Monterey 12.1.

Microsoft Teams End-to-End Encryption Now ‘Generally Available’

Microsoft Teams desktop users can now get end-to-end encryption with the latest Windows and macOS client releases.

Microsoft Teams now has End-to-End Encryption for all one-on-one calls, but there are caveats

Microsoft Teams now has End-to-End Encryption for all one-on-one calls, but enabling the privacy-boosting feature will render nearly all the important features in the platform, non-functional, until

Microsoft gathers new data in race to outpace cybersecurity threats

The cybersecurity threat landscape is always evolving. As a result, Microsoft's always collecting data.

Microsoft's Windows software bundling practices cause anger in EU

A coalition of companies is calling on the EU to keep Microsoft in check, arguing that the company's current bundling of Teams, OneDrive, and Windows is giving the Redmond-based tech giant an unfair advantage.

Microsoft Edge adds Super Duper Secure Mode to Stable channel

Microsoft has quietly added a 'Super Duper Secure Mode' to the Microsoft Edge web browser, a new feature that brings security improvements without significant performance losses.

Microsoft: Office 365 will boost default protection for all users

Microsoft is rolling out Built-In Protection to Defender for Office 365, a new feature that would automatically enable recommended settings and policies to make sure all new and existing users get at least a basic level of protection.

Microsoft says to watch out for HTML smugglers

The cybercrime world has ransomware propagators, malware messengers, and even straight-up smugglers. Microsoft wants to remind you to stay vigilant.

Microsoft warns about China-based hacking group that's up to no good

Another day, another threat actor stirring the pot. This time around, it's trouble from the fellows associated with the SolarWinds Serv-U zero-day exploit situation.

Microsoft warns of rise in password sprays targeting cloud accounts

The Microsoft Detection and Response Team (DART) says it detected an increase in password spray attacks targeting privileged cloud accounts and high-profile identities such as C-level executives.

Microsoft Warns of TodayZoo Phishing Kit Used in Extensive Credential Stealing Attacks

Microsoft disclosed an "extensive series of credential phishing campaigns" that takes advantage of a custom phishing kit, dubbed "TodayZoo."

Microsoft Hit with 2.4 Tbps DDoS Attack - Cyber Security News

Microsoft recently proclaimed that they have witnessed a 2.4 Tbps DDoS attack in August this year, and it's the largest attack ever recorded till now.

38 Million Records Exposed from Microsoft Power Apps of Dozens of Organisations

Default permissions settings in Microsoft Power Apps left 38 million records exposed from dozens of organizations.

Microsoft Patch Tuesday July Addresses 117 Flaws Including 9 Zero-Days

With July Patch Tuesday, Microsoft has also fixed the infamous PrintNightmare bug that caused worldwide disruptions. Update now.

Microsoft shares guidance on new Windows Print Spooler vulnerability

Microsoft is sharing mitigation guidance on a new Windows Print Spooler vulnerability tracked as CVE-2021-34481 that was disclosed tonight.

Microsoft Issues Emergency Patch for Critical Windows PrintNightmare Vulnerability

The Microsoft Security Response Team has issued an emergency patch for the critical Windows PrintNightmare vulnerability.

Microsoft releases mandatory Windows updates to fix PrintNightmare exploit

Microsoft has begun rolling out a mandatory update for the most recent Windows 10 versions - 2004, 20H2, and 21H1 - to patch the recently acknowledged PrintNightmare critical vulnerability.

Netgear Authentication Bypass Allows Router Takeover

Microsoft researchers discovered the firmware flaws in the DGN-2200v1 series router that can enable authentication bypass to take over devices and access stored credentials.

Microsoft Edge Bug Could've Let Hackers Steal Your Secrets for Any Site

Hackers could have stolen your secrets for any site through a Microsoft Edge bug

Windows 10 Patch Tuesday updates are now live, here's what's new

As is the case every second Tuesday of the month, Microsoft has released cumulative updates for all supported versions. For the first time, all supported consumer versions will receive the same update

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