December 2019 Patch Tuesday – 36 Vulns, 7 Critical, Actively Attacked Win32k vuln, Adobe vulns

This month’s Patch Tuesday is rather light and addresses 36 vulnerabilities, with only 7 labeled as Critical. Five of the seven Critical vulns are in Git for Visual Studio. The others are ...
Microsoft Finds 44 Million Compromised Credentials Used for Its Services

Microsoft Finds 44 Million Compromised Credentials Used for Its Services

Microsoft’s identity threat research team found more than 44 million compromised Microsoft user accounts in use in three months of scanning, between January and March 2019. The team checked billions of credentials ...

Cyber Security Roundup for November 2019

In recent years political motivated cyber-attacks during elections has become an expected norm, so it was no real surprise when the Labour Party reported it was hit with two DDoS cyber-attacks in ...
Phishers Targeting Microsoft Office 365 Admin Credentials

Phishers Targeting Microsoft Office 365 Admin Credentials

Digital fraudsters are stealing Microsoft Office 365 administrator credentials as part of a broader phishing campaign targeting organizations. The campaign began with a phishing email that leveraged Microsoft and its Office 365 ...
Patch Tuesday, November 2019 Edition

Patch Tuesday, November 2019 Edition

Microsoft today released updates to plug security holes in its software, including patches to fix at least 74 weaknesses in various flavors of Windows and in software that runs on top of ...

November 2019 Patch Tuesday – 74 vulns, 13 Critical, Actively Attacked IE vuln, Hyper-V escapes, Adobe

This month’s Microsoft Patch Tuesday addresses 74 vulnerabilities with 13 of them labeled as Critical. Of the 13 Critical vulns, 5 are for browsers and scripting engines. Out of the 8 remaining ...
Attackers Still Finding Plenty of Systems Vulnerable to Bluekeep

Attackers Still Finding Plenty of Systems Vulnerable to Bluekeep

Despite the Microsoft-issued patch for BlueKeep, attackers are still exploiting the infamous vulnerability, underlining a problem with the way patches are applied in organizations and by individual users. The SANS Institute observed ...

BlueKeep: What you Need to Know

What is BlueKeep? BlueKeep is the name that has been given to a security vulnerability that was discovered earlier this year in some versions of Microsoft Windows’ implementation of the Remote Desktop ...
Microsoft Azure

Microsoft Lays Bare Cybersecurity Ambitions

At its Ignite 2019 conference this week, Microsoft moved to secure its Azure platform by extending its portfolio of cybersecurity offerings as well as enlisting the help of third-party security vendors. Company ...
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Microsoft Ignite Cyber Security Takeaways

Microsoft Ignite Cyber Security Takeaways

Microsoft's annual flagship 'Ignite' conference is underway, amongst the hundreds of announcements and content covered, there are a number of interesting security-related updates and new releases by Microsoft, highlighted below.Microsoft IgniteMicrosoft Defender ...
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