In new Skype for Windows 10 update user will able to add, edit and check off tasks directly from app. Tasks will be saved and available in Skype, or in the To-Do app. You also will be able easily manage your tasks in Outlook.com without breaking your flow or leaving your inbox.
The updated Office includes classic versions of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Publisher 2019, Access 2019, Project 2019 and Visio 2019. Office 2019 is compatible with Windows 10 and the three most recent versions of macOS. The list of new key features and answers to frequently asked questions published on Microsoft website.
Before the release of the new Windows 10 October 2018 Update (version 1809), Microsoft published the list of removed or planned for replacement features.
- Business Scanning, also called Distributed Scan Management (DSM);
- FontSmoothing setting in unattend.xml;
- Hologram app;
- Phone Companion;
- Trusted Platform Module (TPM) management console;
- Future updates through Windows Embedded Developer Update for Windows Embedded Standard 8 and Windows Embedded 8 Standard.
No longer developing features:
- Companion device dynamic lock APIS;
- OneSync service;
- Snipping Tool.
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Google wants to refuse displaying subdomains like «www» and «m» in URLs and make it simpler and more understandable for everyone. According to developers, subdomains and other elements in the URL only complicate web identity for ordinary users. Experts have already discovered errors in the work, give examples of incorrect transforms when stripping subdomains.
Microsoft announced some of the new features:
- suggested replies;
- simplified event creation;
- smart room suggestions;
- simplified add-in experience;
- more ways to use and manage groups in Outlook.
Simply click on the “Try the new Outlook” toggle on the top right corner of inbox.
Information about 0-day vulnerability was first disclosed in Twitter by independent security researcher. The CERT / CC specialist confirmed that Windows Task Scheduler contains a local privilege escalation vulnerability in the ALPC interface. Public exploit code works on 64-bit Windows 10 and Windows Server 2016 systems, and with minor modifications with 32-bit Windows 10. Security consultancy Acros Security released unofficial patch for the 64-bit version of Windows 10 on its 0patch platform.
Microsoft announced that Teams is ready to become the primary client for Intelligent Communications in Office 365. Company added many new communications features to Teams and released resources, tools and guidance to help current Skype for Business Online customers with their upgrade.
This encryption would work for audio calls, text messaging and image, audio and video file transmission using the industry standard Signal Protocol from Open Whisper Systems. The whole private conversation will be end-to-end encrypted and the content will be hidden in both the chat list and notifications.
Radware researchers found that the attackers used the vulnerability of some D-Link routers to modify remotely DNS server settings. Malicious DNS server IPs used in the exploit were 184.108.40.206. and 220.127.116.11. Banco de Brasil and Unibanco сustomers were redirected to the fake malicious website that requested his personal data. Experts say that these attacks are very unique because they don’t require any user interaction: the hijacking works without crafting or changing URLs in the user’s browser, attackers don’t send phishing emails and no changes are required on the computer.