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What's in the latest Firefox update? Enterprise management engine

Mozilla this week released Firefox 60 for Windows, macOS and Linux, enabling a previously-only-tested policy engine so IT admins can manage the …

Software

Comment on IBM bans USB drives – but will it work? by arerral

@Paul Ducklin – Not necessarily. Windows doesn’t just magically know what type of device is plugged into a USB port. Every USB device handshakes with …

Information Systems

10 reasons to love the secret Surface Phone

Microsoft phones failed.Windows Mobile, Windows Phone, Windows 10 Mobile — all too little, too late.But I think Microsoft could succeed with its next …

Mobile

Microsoft boosts anti-phishing skills of Chrome, the IE and Edge killer

Microsoft has ceded a major asset of its Edge browser to rival Google by releasing an add-on that boosts Chrome's phishing detection skills.The …

Software

IDG Contributor Network: SaaS security: Beyond the app

Given the ease of signing up for cloud application services and the real needs they fill day-to-day, many non-IT department end users have been the …

SaaS

7 free tools every network needs

<i>"I am all about useful tools. One of my mottos is 'the right tool for the right job.'" –Martha Stewart</i>If your "right job" involves wrangling computer …

RemoteAccess

IT Pros Getting Combined Microsoft Teams and Skype for Business Admin Center

Microsoft has created a new management portal with combined controls for both Skype for Business Online and Teams, and it gave notice to IT pros on …

Microsoft Teams

Yet another Apple password leak – how to avoid it

Passwords in plaintext - again! Here's Apple's latest macOS password bug - plus a handy workaround to deal with it.

Information Systems

Organize your intranet with SharePoint hub sites

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Microsoft lifts update embargo on Windows 10

Microsoft this week lifted the security update blockade on Windows 10 PCs that do not have approved antivirus software, but kept the …

Embargo

Look

How good are you at telling the difference between domain names you know and trust and impostor or look-alike domains? The answer may depend on how …

What's in the latest Firefox update? New tab page customization

Mozilla on Tuesday released Firefox 59 for Windows, macOS and Linux, continuing the trend of pushing performance improvements begun late last …

Software

Microsoft Adds Ticket Support Improvements to Office 365

Microsoft's Office 365 Admin Center portal for IT pros will soon receive a few new trouble-ticketing support additions, the company announced last …

E-Mail

Windows 10: le novità del nuovo aggiornamento primaverile

Nella visione di Microsoft, Windows 10 deve diventare il sistema operativo per PC di riferimento. Anche per chi utilizza uno smartphone. Già nel …

Essential Facebook security tips for iPhone users

The world of grey IT means both enterprise and consumer users frequently use popular social networking service Facebook on their devices. It makes …

Privacy

Kali and Debian Linux Distros Land in Windows Store

Microsoft's work with open source continues apace with the arrival of the Kali Linux and Debian GNU/Linux distros to the Windows Store this week.

Linux

Office 365 Getting E-Mail and 'Critical' Trouble Ticket Support Improvements

Microsoft announced new trouble-ticketing support additions to the Office 365 Admin Center portal for IT pros, including one improvement specifically …

E-Mail

Microsoft Adds Kali and Debian Linux Distros to the Windows Store

Microsoft added a couple of Linux operating system distros to the Windows Store this week, and described some of its ongoing open source work.<p>Newly …

Microsoft Offers Active Directory Password Best Practices -- Microsoft Certified Professional Magazine Online

Microsoft recently outlined some best practices to protect user identities in Windows Server Active Directory Federation Services (ADFS) or Azure …

DLP Policy Tips are now available across new endpoints in Office 365

This summer we introduced a consistent, coherent sharing experience across the Web and desktop – these improvements allow you to share Office 365 …

System Administrators: 10 Best Practices for Career Success & Happiness

Being a system administrator is like being Han Solo: you must solve problems left and right, you must be on top of everything at all times, and most …

Google touts 21 Android phones it recommends for business use

For the first time ever, Google has established a baseline for what constitutes an Android smartphone that's ready for use by enterprises."Some of …

Android News

SMBs Beware: 3 Reasons Why Size Doesn’t Matter for Cyber Criminals

For many things in life, bigger is better. But when it comes to targeting victims, <b>the mantra for cyber criminals is “size doesn’t matter.”</b> Everyone …

#Microsoft365 Day 117 – Capture leads and contacts with Forms, Flow and SharePoint

#Microsoft365 #Office365 #MSTechSummit #MSForms #MSFlow #SharePoint I was fortunate to present at and attend the Microsoft Tech Summit in Cape Town …

Microsoft SharePoint

Modernizing Your Approach to Site Architecture in SharePoint and Office 365

How can we structure SharePoint sites so we secure some content and still publish content for others, without making it too complicated? Stephanie …

What is Modern SharePoint and Why Should I care?

I just got back from Microsoft’s internal Ready conference in Seattle, and one especially inspiring session was about Professional Networking by …

Microsoft SharePoint

Top 10 Password Policies and Best Practices for System Administrators

We all know that a strong password policy is the front line of defense to protect our financial transactions, personal communications and private …

Information Systems

Kaspersky Security for Microsoft Office 365 Now Available for Exchange Online Users

Software security company Kaspersky Lab this week began offering security protections for Exchange Online users with a new cloud-based service.

Microsoft Office

Microsoft turns up heat on Slack with Teams group chat update

Microsoft added a raft of new features to its Teams group chat platform this week, making it easier to interact with third-party apps and find new …

Apps