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Microsoft asks all Asian Nations to collectively fight Cyber Threats

Microsoft is urging all APAC nations to collectively fight cyber threats in the region. And to support this objective, the Windows OS software maker has launched an Asia Pacific Public Sector Cyber Security Executive Council(CSEC) constituting 15 policymakers to help APAC nations in sharing threat intelligence, technology, and resources promptly.   Singapore, Korea, Malaysia, Indonesia, […]

Microsoft warns against the new Russian Cyber Attacks that targeted 150 US firms

A Russian Hacking group dubbed Nobelium has reportedly targeted more than 3000 Exchange Email server accounts from Microsoft operating across 150 US firms says a report released by Tom Burt, Corporate Vice President and Customer Security & Trust, Microsoft.   Microsoft report specifies that the threat actors are showing interest in only government agencies, think […]

Microsoft Chief Brad Smith wants AI to be controlled by 2024

Microsoft President Brad Smith has issued a warning against the use of Artificial Intelligence technology and said that if the tech remains uncontrolled, and then it can spell doom on mankind by 2024.   Explaining his viewpoint with an example in an interview with BBC, Smith said that AI is being used by technologists to […]

Microsoft offers playbook to businesses on Cyber Attack Defense

Many company leaders, especially those leading SMBs are having very little knowledge on how to defend their businesses from cyberattacks or how to respond to such situations. Therefore, Microsoft, a leading American technology company has offered a playbook to help firms raise their defense line against cyber attacks. Going forward, the playbook is a free […]

Here’s how to turn ON the Ransomware Protection on Window 10

All these days Microsoft has been warning online users against certain online practices that might push individual or corporate networks into jeopardy. Now, the Satya Nadella led company has issued a fresh statement that says all Windows 10 users can keep their systems and networks safe and secure from ransomware attacks, just by following the […]

Microsoft teams up with AI driven Darktrace against Cyber Threats

Microsoft, the American technology giant has teamed up with Darktrace to help customers detect and respond to cyber threats in an automated way. Cybersecurity company Darktrace integrates its threat analysis intelligence with machine learning tools offering enhanced security features across varied cloud platforms and enterprise environments, thus easing work pressure for the security teams.   […]

FBI cleaned up malicious scripts from hundreds of Vulnerable US Computers

The Department of Justice released a press statement on Wednesday stating that the Federal Bureau of Investigation had successfully cleaned up 100’s of vulnerable Microsoft systems that were hosting malicious scripts. And the crux is that the activity was done without the need to inform the computer owner. “As the government is partnering with private […]

Microsoft collaborates with Argus to bolster cyber security in connected cars

Argus, a Cybersecurity solutions provider for connected cars aka automated vehicles has announced that it is collaborating with Tech Giant Microsoft to assist automotive manufacturers in mitigating risks associated with connected cars. Microsoft is going to achieve it by integrating Argus Cyber Security suite with Azure IoT to provide an end-to-end solution that helps monitor, […]

Microsoft Exchange Server vulnerability patching doesn’t end the menace

Microsoft issued a press statement yesterday saying that simple patching of its Exchange Servers will not remove the access of the attacker on systems that have been compromised. So, the cyber threat still exists in the patched systems and can be exploited by hackers soon, says a research conducted by F-Secure. Supporting this newly discovered […]

China email hack on Microsoft Exchange victimizes 50 companies

China cyber attack on Microsoft Business email Exchange server has resulted in claiming over 60,000 victims on a global note, says an update provided by the tech giant led by Mr. Satya Nadella. A US Cybersecurity firm has confirmed that its researchers are busy in investigating the incident that resulted in the disruption of over […]

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