A new Microsoft Exchange flaw is being used to attack servers

Home News Computing (Image credit: Shutterstock/Chor muang) A new Microsoft Exchange flaw is being used to attack servers and deliver remote access tools and remote administration software, researchers have revealed.Cybersecurity experts from CrowdStrike stumbled upon a new exploit chain while investigating a Play ransomware attack. After further analysis, it was concluded that the exploit chain

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Microsoft uncovers DDoS campaign targeting Minecraft servers

Home News Computing (Image credit: Mojang) Microsoft researchers have discovered a Windows-Linux botnet taking down Minecraft servers in “highly efficient” DDoS attacks.As reported by ArsTechnica (opens in new tab), the MCCrash botnet sends a command that populates the user name input dialog box in a Minecraft server’s login page that crashes the server by exhausting

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Microsoft testing a new Windows 11 screen recorder so you can stop using the Xbox Game Bar

Home News Software (Image credit: Microsoft) Better late than never as they say: Microsoft is testing out a new screen recording tool to capture on-screen content for Windows 11. The long-awaited utility will make its home in the native Snipping Tool.Prior to this, people would typically use the Xbox Game Bar’s capture feature but it

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Microsoft Outlook’s Exchange Online mailbox issues will be fixed… eventually

Home News Computing (Image credit: Shutterstock / monticello) Microsoft has acknowledged a known issue that’s preventing some users from configuring their Exchange Online mailboxes in Outlook for Windows – but has given no timeline for a fix.As reported by BleepingComputer (opens in new tab), Microsoft has shared (opens in new tab) a manual fix for

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Microsoft Teams users are using it for a really bad reason, so stop now

Home News Computing (Image credit: Shutterstock – Natee Meepian) It seems many Microsoft Teams users might be trusting the service a little too much, new research has claimed..Cybersecurity company Hornetsecurity is urging companies to take more preventative action against potential threats using the Microsoft Teams video conferencing platform.According to its study, almost half (45%) of

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Microsoft warns Exchange users over password spray attacks

Home News Computing (Image credit: Passwork) Password spray attacks against Microsoft Exchange users are on the rise, the company has warned, urging organizations to set up Authentication Policies as a mitigation measure. In a Tech Community blog post (opens in new tab) discussing the issue, “the Exchange Team” said many of its customers that leverage basic

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