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Windows 10's Android app streaming is now available for some devices

Last month, Microsoft announced that Samsung Galaxy smartphones will be able to stream Android apps to their Windows devices with the company's Your Phone app.Earlier, this streaming feature was only available to the testers in the Release Preview Channel of the Windows Insider program. In a new tweet, Microsoft has now confirmed that the feature is being ro
Publish At:2020-09-18 19:20 | Read:245 | Comments:0 | Tags:Microsoft Software android

Windows 10 20H2 coming in October, final preview build released

Microsoft has officially announced the Windows 10 October 2020 Update and it'll begin rolling out to consumers in October. This new feature update comes with theme-aware Start Menu, Alt-Tab improvements, Chromium Edge pre-installed and bug fixes.List of Windows 10 versions (Manganese = 20H2)If you do not want to wait until then, Microsoft says you can downlo
Publish At:2020-09-18 16:49 | Read:206 | Comments:0 | Tags:Microsoft Software

Microsoft: Fix for Windows Subsystem for Linux 2 error coming soon

Microsoft announced today that a fix for the 'Element not found' error in the Windows Subsystem for Linux 2 would be released shortly in an upcoming servicing release.After users installed the Windows 10 KB4571756 cumulative update released during the August 2020 Patch Tuesday, they were finding they could no longer use the Windows Subsystem for Linux 2
Publish At:2020-09-18 16:49 | Read:206 | Comments:0 | Tags:Microsoft

Microsoft removes Windows Defender ability after security concerns

Microsoft has removed the ability to download files using Windows Defender after it was demonstrated how it could be used by attackers to download malware onto a computer.Last week, we reported that Microsoft quietly added the ability to download files using Windows Defender for an unknown reason.When this was discovered, there was concern fro
Publish At:2020-09-18 12:55 | Read:156 | Comments:0 | Tags:Microsoft Security security

Internet Explorer now warns of Adobe Flash's upcoming demise

When visiting sites hosting Flash content, Internet Explorer 11 will warn that Adobe Flash is no longer supported after December 2020.In July 2017, Adobe made a joint announcement with Apple, Facebook, Google, Microsoft, and Mozilla that Adobe Flash was being discontinued and support for it was being removed from all browsers.With today's release o
Publish At:2020-09-17 01:43 | Read:198 | Comments:0 | Tags:Microsoft

Windows 10 optional update KB4577062 (v1909/1903) released

As expected, Microsoft is rolling out the first batch of September optional updates for Windows 10. The optional update is available for Windows 10 version 1909/1903 and it includes general bug fixes and non-security improvements.Microsoft also noted that optional update won't download or install automatically on your device unless you manuall
Publish At:2020-09-16 17:55 | Read:164 | Comments:0 | Tags:Microsoft Software

Microsoft open-sourced its Project OneFuzz fuzzing framework for Azure

Microsoft released the Project OneFuzz, an open-source fuzzing framework for its cloud computing service Azure. Microsoft this week announced the release of the Project OneFuzz which is an open-source fuzzing framework for its cloud computing service Azure. The project was previously used by the IT giant to find vulnerabilities in the popular service.
Publish At:2020-09-15 22:02 | Read:160 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Security Azure fuzzing Hacking information sec

Windows Zerologon PoC exploits allow domain takeover. Patch Now!

Researchers have released exploits for the Windows Zerologon CVE-2020-1472 vulnerability that allow an attacker to take control of a Windows domain. Install patches now!As part of the August 2020 Patch Tuesday security updates, Microsoft fixed a critical 10/10 rated security vulnerability known as 'CVE-2020-1472 | Netlogon Elevation of Privilege Vulnerabilit
Publish At:2020-09-15 18:27 | Read:175 | Comments:0 | Tags:Microsoft Security exploit

Outlook.com now lets you schedule emails for a later date

If you have ever wanted to schedule emails on Outlook on the Web (Outlook.com), you now easily do it from the web interface.Gmail has offered its users the ability to schedule an email for some time, and Outlook desktop client users have also had this feature.Users who use outlook.com, though, have not been able to schedule an email until recently when Micro
Publish At:2020-09-15 18:27 | Read:147 | Comments:0 | Tags:Microsoft Software

Microsoft Edge is getting a built-in password generator

Microsoft Edge Canary/Dev builds are updated frequently with new features that are hidden or not well known. One of these features is a built-in password generator that you can use to generate strong passwords when you've to signup for new online accounts.It should come as no surprise that it is important to use unique and strong passwords and Microsoft's ne
Publish At:2020-09-14 17:50 | Read:173 | Comments:0 | Tags:Microsoft Software

New Windows 10 updates are force installing Microsoft Edge

Whether you want it or not, Microsoft is rolling out two new mandatory Windows 10 updates that force installs the new Chromium-based Microsoft Edge.For some time, Microsoft has stated that they would roll out updates to replace Microsoft Edge Legacy with their new Microsoft Edge browser.Microsoft continues to keep its promise and is rolling out two
Publish At:2020-09-14 15:04 | Read:106 | Comments:0 | Tags:Microsoft

Hands-on with Windows 10's new Start Menu

During a Windows Insider webcast, Microsoft teased its vision for a new Windows 10 Start Menu that features partially transparent theme-aware tiles to showcase the new Fluent-based colorful icons.Microsoft said it will bring the new Start Menu to your devices with Windows 10 version 20H2, which is expected to arrive in October or November.Start Menu is not g
Publish At:2020-09-13 15:36 | Read:261 | Comments:0 | Tags:Microsoft Software

How to enable DNS-over-HTTPS (DoH) in Windows 10

DNS-over-HTTPS (DoH) allows DNS resolution to be performed via the HTTPS protocol rather than through the normal plain text DNS lookups.ISPs tend to block your connection to sites by monitoring the DNS traffic. With DoH (DNS-over-HTTPS), you'll be able to bypass censorship, improve the security of your connection, and increase your network's privacy.For
Publish At:2020-09-13 15:36 | Read:247 | Comments:0 | Tags:Microsoft Software

These Windows 10 tools give you complete control over privacy

With data being the new currency of the digital age, Windows 10 collects various telemetry, such as how you use the system, whether programs are operating correctly, or deliver personalized advertisements based on your activity or installed apps.If you are concerned about how Windows 10 tracks your activity, below are two tools that allow you to take complet
Publish At:2020-09-12 16:08 | Read:135 | Comments:0 | Tags:Microsoft Security

Office 365 will let users view their quarantined phishing messages

Microsoft is planning to allow Office 365 users to view and request the release of phishing messages automatically quarantined by the Exchange Online Protection (EOP) filtering stack.This new capability is designed to make it possible for end-users to reclaim e-mails that have been accidentally marked as phishing or spam messages by Office 365
Publish At:2020-09-11 16:40 | Read:137 | Comments:0 | Tags:Microsoft Security

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