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Microsoft uses AI to tackle Ransomware Attacks

As ransomware attacks are ever-evolving, they are hard to detect with human intelligence. So, Microsoft issued a press statement on Tuesday confirming the use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology to tackle ransomware attacks. In a tech post released on ‘Patch Tuesday’, the tech giant disclosed it is harnessing the power of AI in exploring the […]

Office 365 vulnerability opens OneDrive files to ransomware attacks

Cybersecurity researchers from Proofpoint have detected that an Office 365 vulnerability is exposing files being stored on Microsoft SharePoint and OneDrive to hackers launching ransomware attacks. Research has found that the files which are being stored through the auto-save feature to the cloud are being intercepted by hackers. The attack chain works simply by compromising […]

Cyber Attack news headlines trending on Google

1) Indian Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In) has given an update that all those who are using Adobe products and services should be cautious, as hackers can easily hack their systems by exploiting multiple vulnerabilities in the software. According to CERT-In, the attacker can gain access to admin privileges, execute arbitrary codes and write arbitrary […]

Microsoft issues serious alert about Follina Vulnerability

Microsoft has issued a serious alert against Follina Vulnerability and claims to have released a fix and is urging users to upgrade it on a quicker note. The flaw seems to be critical, as it can give a chance to hackers access personal data from a device. Follina is a kind of remote code execution […]

Microsoft acquires cyber threat detecting firm Miburo

Microsoft has acquired Miburo, a cyber threat detection firm that can identify and respond to foreign information operations. Tom Burt, the Vice President of Microsoft, confirmed the news, but did not disclose any financial details related to the deal. Already, Microsoft has been reigning in the business of tracking down cyber threats as it has […]

Hackers pay a $5000 monthly fee to gain fraudulent access to banking apps

A research group from ESET has discovered that cyber-crooks are paying a monthly fee of $5000 to gain fraudulent access to 467 android apps to steal banking-related details. Information is out that the campaign has been running for quite some time and is aiming to siphon cryptocurrencies along with fiat. Dubbed an ERMAC banking Trojan, […]

Cyber Space has become a new domain for warfare, says Microsoft

Speaking at the Microsoft Envision held in London UK, Microsoft President Brad Smith said that cyberspace has become a new domain for cyber warfare. He argued that his perspective was cemented as soon as Russia started its invasion of Ukraine, where it not only attacked the nation’s populace from air, land, and water. But also […]

China to discard 50 million computers because of software security concerns from US tech war

China has set a deadline to discard over 50 million computers operating in its government agencies because of software security concerns emerging from the US Tech war. As per the sources reporting to our cybersecurity insiders, Beijing has issued a public notice of all its governing bodies to upgrade their hardware and software within the […]

Microsoft says to ditch passwords all together on World Password Day  

World Password Day is celebrated in May every year and is being done since 2013 as a group of Cybersecurity Professionals declared the first Thursday of May every year as the day to celebrate as the security day of our online lives. Like how we celebrate International’s Mother’s day every year on the second Sunday […]

Wipro earns Microsoft Cloud Security Specialization certification

Wipro has proudly announced that it has earned Microsoft (MS) Cloud Security specialization that has been added to its portfolio of end to end solutions. Microsoft doesn’t give specialization certificates to companies that easily and Wipro might have proved its capabilities in identity and access management, threat protection, information protection and governance, and cloud security […]

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