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Microsoft says 44 Million Users Reused Passwords in Q1 of 2019

Using a common password for various accounts might seem convenient, but it could be a potential threat for other accounts if an attacker breaks...

Security Flaw in Microsoft Azure Lets Hackers Control Azure Accounts

Security analysts from cybersecurity firm CyberArk recently found a critical vulnerability in Microsoft Azure that allows attackers to take control over Microsoft Azure user...

Microsoft Declines Rumors about “Teams” used in Ransomware Attacks

Microsoft has declined rumors about its communication platform Teams being used by cybercriminals to install ransomware on company networks. The speculations from unknown sources are...

Microsoft Rolls Out the Red Carpet for CCPA in U.S.

In an age where data traffic volumes are higher than the road traffic, the lack of a comprehensive privacy law has long been a...

Russia Launches “Disconnect from the Internet” Law

It seems that Russia wants to build its own Internet Firewall platform to monitor internet traffic in the country through government servers. The Russian...

Strontium Hacker Group Targets 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Microsoft recently warned about a new wave of targeted cyberattacks by a group of state-sponsored Russian hackers.  According to Microsoft’s Threat Intelligence Center report,...

New Malware ‘Nodersok’ Turns Windows PCs into Zombie Proxies

Technology giant Microsoft recently discovered a new malware campaign targeting thousands of computers across the world. The malware, dubbed Nodersok, developed to infect computers...

Microsoft owned GitHub acquires Semmle

Microsoft-owned GitHub recently announced that it has acquired code analysis provider Semmle in an undisclosed amount. Based in San Francisco, Semmle develops an engineering...

Microsoft reports two ‘Wormable Security Flaws’ in its Windows Platform

Microsoft revealed that it has discovered two new security flaws in its Windows Desktop Services package. However, the technology giant clarified that it has...

Why Microsoft paid $4.4 million bug bounties to Hackers

Microsoft recently admitted that it paid around $4.4 million to hackers as bug bounties in the past 12 months. The technology giant confirmed this...

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