Microsoft Azure customer hit by 2.4 Tbps DDoS attack

Microsoft has confirmed to mitigate a massive DDoS attack originated from a botnet comprising 70,000 compromised IoT devices. Microsoft reported that an unnamed customer of its Azure cloud platform was…

Iran-linked hackers targeted maritime and defense contractors, compromised Office 365 accounts

Written by Tonya Riley Oct 11, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP Hackers likely supporting Iranian national interests attempted to compromise U.S. and Israeli defense technology and global maritime companies, Microsoft researchers shared…

AVD Bug Fixed by Microsoft

An AVD bug has been recently fixed by Microsoft. What the flaw did was to block various Azure Virtual Desktop devices, not letting them downloading and running the monthly updates.…

Excel 4.0 Macros Will Be Disabled in Order to Protect Users

The macros that will be disabled by default are found in Microsoft 365. The company is aiming to protect its customers from malicious documents by taking this action. What Are…

Microsoft warns of Nobelium hackers using FoggyWeb backdoor

Microsoft has warned of a new FoggyWeb backdoor being used by Nobelium, the same state-sponsored hacking group believed to be responsible for SolarWinds supply-chain attacks. According to Microsoft, the notorious…

Google, Microsoft and Oracle generated most vulnerabilities in 2021

By Waqas When it comes to vulnerabilities; Google holds the top slot, Microsoft is on number two while Oracle is on number three H1 2021. This is a post from…

eXtended Flow Guard Under The Microscope

Microsoft seems to be continuously expanding and evolving its set of security mitigations designed and implemented for Windows 10. In this blog post, we’ll examine an upcoming security feature called…