Monthly Archives: June 2017

Microsoft Secretly Planning A New Advanced Mode For Windows 10

Microsoft Windows 10 desktop logo Many moons ago Microsoft had a product called Windows for Workstations that was designed to make it clear that Windows was different in your office than it was at home. Back then, of course, Microsoft … Continue reading

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What we know about the kill switch in Petya ransomware attack

Cybersecurity researchers have been racing to analyze the new ransomware that struck Tuesday, first hitting Ukraine in an avalanche of attacks before spreading to other countries around the world. The malicious software has been identified as a modified version of … Continue reading

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New computer virus spreads from Ukraine to disrupt world business

FRANKFURT/MOSCOW/KIEV, June 28 (Reuters) – A new cyber virus spread from Ukraine to wreak havoc around the globe on Wednesday, crippling thousands of computers, disrupting ports from Mumbai to Los Angeles and halting production at a chocolate factory in Australia. … Continue reading

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Microsoft is building a smart antivirus using 400 million PCs

An upcoming security update will incorporate machine learning from millions of computers fending off malware, the company says. Microsoft is turning to artificial intelligence to create the next generation of antivirus software. The company is under massive pressure to deliver … Continue reading

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10 supremely useful Microsoft OneNote add-ins and tools

Save everything from meeting notes to recipes and even emails to your digital notebook. Credit: Microsoft Video Microsoft OneNote can do just about anything to help you stay organized and productive. That utility doesn’t end with the core features in … Continue reading

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A closer look at what Windows 10 S can and can’t do

Microsoft is being remarkably coy about its newest Windows edition, so I went digging. Here are a few details you won’t find anywhere else about what you get with the locked-down configuration of Windows 10 S. As product launches go, … Continue reading

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Windows 10 Fall Creators Update: What’s coming on the security front

Microsoft will be adding a number of new security features to Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, but for Enterprise and Windows Server users only. As its name indicates, the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update will include primarily new features and … Continue reading

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