Microsoft provides protections from vulnerability Spectre Variant 4

As part of the planned June 2018 Patch Tuesday Microsoft added protections from an additional subclass of speculative execution side channel vulnerability known as Speculative Store Bypass (CVE-2018-3639).

Windows Hello will support FIDO2 Security Keys

Microsoft announced that unites Windows Hello and FIDO2 security keys to enable easy and secure authentication on shared devices.

Microsoft stopped supporting some versions of Windows 10

Windows 10 version 1607 users will no longer receive new cumulative updates, and additional servicing for version 1511 also ends.

Critical vulnerability in Microsoft Malware Protection Engine

Microsoft has released a security update for Malware Protection Engine, including a patch for the remote code execution vulnerability

Two critical vulnerabilities were patched: update Samba servers immediately

Two critical vulnerabilities that could allow unprivileged remote attackers to launch DoS attacks against servers and change any other users’ passwords, including admin’s, were detected and addressed by maintainers of Samba.

Windows Server 2016 Certification

Another achievement of our team member – MCSA 70-743 Exam: Upgrading Your Skills to Windows Server 2016 has been successfully completed by our specialist.

Microsoft Windows Server 2016 certification program has been passed by our specialist

MCSA: Windows Server 2016 (70-743) has been successfully completed by one more specialist.

New security flaw in Windows 10

Google Project Zero discovered a new security issue that was tested on Windows 10 Version 1709.

Cisco released a second fix for a critical vulnerability in its ASA

Cisco engineers found other attack vectors and features that are affected by CVE-2018-0101 vulnerability that were not originally identified by the NCC Group and subsequently updated the security advisory.

Microsoft announces new OneDrive for Business feature: Files Restore

New feature allows business customers to restore accidentally deleted or compromised files, as well as view the history of file changes in their OneDrive.