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End-to-End Encryption for Teams Calls

Microsoft recently announced that end-to-end encryption will be possible in person-to-person scenarios for Microsoft Teams Calls.  Calls made in Teams are already encrypted by Microsoft 365 encryption technologies. However, end-to-end encryption goes a step further and prevents man-in-the-middle interception scenarios.  Here’s Microsoft’s definition of end-to-end encryption for Teams:  “End-to-end encryption, or E2EE, is the encryption…

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Cyber Monday Phishing Scams

Cyber Monday is here and there is a whole lot of bargains to be had! Take advantage of the early deals available and get your holiday shopping done. Cyber Monday can be a hot spot for cybercriminals due to their increasingly sophisticated scams. Shoppers need to remember that some deals are too good to be…

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How Cyberattacks are Changing

Cybercrime will be more sophisticated, widespread, and relentless by 2022. Criminals have been targeting healthcare, IT, financial services and energy markets with headline-grabbing attacks.   These attacks have proven to be extremely damaging to our infrastructure and have also made a lot of consumers unhappy in the process. Despite this, there are some positive trends. Cyber attack victims are coming forward, demonstrating the scale of the problem, humanising…

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Patch Tuesday Updates

What is Patch Tuesday? Also known as “Update Tuesday”, “Patch Tuesday” is a term that refers to Microsoft’s monthly release of software fixes. These include security patches for the Windows operating system and updates to other Microsoft products.  The Security Response Center publishes a bulletin for each vulnerability. This vulnerability is then assigned a number from the Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE) list within the…