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Microsoft unveils two new Cloud Security services for Enterprise Customers

Microsoft Corporation has released two new cloud security services yesterday for enterprise customers to help them defend against major cyber threats and manage their cyber line defense by referring to experts from the tech giant. Microsoft Azure Sentinel is a cloud security tool available for customer preview from Thursday this week and happens to work […]

Github refuses Microsoft’s $2 billion acquisition deal

Github, a web-based development platform for software engineers has declined the $2 billion offer of Microsoft to take over its control. But sources from Business Insider say that the proposal of Microsoft to acquire Github for the said sum has not be declined but has been kept on a temporary hold. Those reporting to Cybersecurity […]

Microsoft Cortana allows hackers to snoop down your files

Microsoft Windows 10 operating systems(OS) offers a virtual assistant called ‘Cortana’ which helps the OS users integrate with hundreds of Windows apps. But McAfee researchers allege that the hackers are using this AI propelled assistant to snoop down files from locked computers. Experts warn that the attack can turn serious if hackers decide to break […]

Microsoft acquires AI startup Semantic Machines

Microsoft Corporation has announced that it has acquired Berkeley based AI Startup Semantic Machines to solve one of the biggest challenges in using conversational chatbots- the ability to sound more like humans and less like computer machines(bots). David Ku, the Chief Technology Officer at Microsoft AI & Research confirmed this news through an official blog […]

Microsoft to secure Cloud powered Edge devices against Cyber Attacks

Microsoft Corporation has announced that it is about to create the right mix of responders to safeguard its cloud-connected Edge Devices against cyber attacks in near future. The software giant also stated that it is going to achieve it by putting Artificial intelligence into play to execute as emphasized. By the year 2020, over 20 […]

Facebook, Microsoft, and Dell sign Cyber Attack pledge

Microsoft, Facebook, Dell and 37 other companies operating in the United States have signed a Cyber Attack pact pledging not to assist offensive government cyber attacks. That means, even if the government of United States desires to launch cyber attacks on the critical infrastructure of its enemy nations ( like Russia, China, and North Korea), […]

Intel and Microsoft set to sniff out malware from memory

Intel has announced an innovation in association with Microsoft which is said to detect malware at the memory level. Perhaps this is to reincarnate a positive image in the processor market which was otherwise tarnished by the Spectre and Meltdown flaws in January this year. Therefore, all the future chip designs offered by Intel will […]

Microsoft gains Australian Signals Directorate Certification

Microsoft Corporation has proudly announced that it has gained a certification from Australian Signals Directorate(ASD) to host protected level of datasets related to government organizations in its public cloud- after just 12 months after receiving an IRAP certification. So, from now on government agencies of Australia can store all their critical data on Azure or […]

New Microsoft terms cause privacy fears to Users

The all new terms of service of Microsoft, effective from May 1st, 2018 are causing privacy concerns amongst its users as the Redmond giant plans to ban users for using offensive language and say that it has the right to investigate into its users’ content. Microsoft’s service agreement which has been updated early this week […]

McAfee offers cloud security extensively to Microsoft Azure users

McAfee, the Santa Clara based security software company has announced that it has extended its Cloud Security Platform consistently to protect Microsoft Azure users. Thus, with the announcement the company happens to deliver the industry’s most extensive solution to secure Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS), Platform as a Service(PaaS) and Software-as-a-Service(SaaS). As per the analysis of security analysts, […]

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