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

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.

Skype will discontinue the option to sign in via Facebook

Microsoft announced that it plans to disable the use of Facebook accounts to sign in to Skype in January 2018.

Microsoft will end support for Word, PowerPoint and Excel Viewers soon

Microsoft has confirmed that it will discontinue support for Word, Excel and PowerPoint Document Viewers and wants the users to start using the Windows 10 apps.

Microsoft offers security advisory for DDE attacks mitigation

Microsoft has released an official guidance on securing its Office applications from attacks leveraging Dynamic Data Exchange protocol.

Microsoft releases new Skype for desktop

Following the update of mobile messenger, Microsoft presents a new desktop version of Skype with customizable themes and expanded capabilities.

Privacy enhancements in Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

Microsoft simplifies privacy settings in Windows 10 Fall Creators Update and gives more control over app-level permissions.

Windows 10 Creators Update fully available for all customers

–°ompany announced the full availability of the update for all compatible devices running Windows 10 (via Windows Update).

Microsoft Edge vulnerable to cookie and password theft

The Microsoft Edge browser seems to have a severe password vulnerability.

Microsoft cloud TITSUP: Skype, Outlook, Xbox, OneDrive, Hotmail down

The problems appear to have started on Tuesday, March 21, 2017 morning Pacific Time, although systems could have started to wobble earlier: basically, people were and still are unable to log into their Microsoft-hosted services.