Category Archives: Cloud

Data Leak at Domestic Abuse Victims App

[German]Security researchers have discovered a data leak in an app dedicated to the prevention of domestic abuse. Here are some tips on this particularly sensitive topic. Advertising

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Microsofts closes Mixer streaming service

[German]A surprising announcement for me: Microsoft will close its mixer streaming service as of July 22, 2020, and will pass on existing partners and streamers to Facebook Gaming. Advertising

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Windows 10 V2004: Office365 Sync issues with iCloud

[German]It seems that there is an issue with Office 365 and Apple’s iCloud. In some circumstances it’s no more possible to setup a synchronization between Outlook and iCloud. Advertising

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IBM shuts down ‘Virtual Servers for VPC on POWER’

[German]IBM has just announced to consolidate its Power Systems offering and will soon switch off ‘Virtual Servers for VPC on POWER’. I don’t know if anyone is using this. Advertising

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Exchange Online: Unable to access (05/13/2020)

[German]Short status message about the Microsoft Cloud. Currently there are probably login problems with the Microsoft service Exchange Online again. According to a Microsoft report, this probably occurs worldwide. Advertising

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Outlook authentication issues with Microsoft cloud fixed?

[German]Microsoft has just announced that they have fixed an issue with classic Outlook authentication in Microsoft 365. Here is some information. Advertising

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Exchange Online Service disruption (30.4. – 1.5.2020)

[German]Brief info: Blog reader Andreas P. informed me by mail about service disruptions at Exchange Online that started end of April and still continues on May 1, 2020. Advertising

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Microsoft disables OneDrive thumbnails

[German]Microsoft has now also started to reduce the data traffic associated with the OneDrive online storage. Since a few days no preview images are displayed on macOS and Windows for several file types on synchronized local OneDrive files. Advertising

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Disabling Exchange Online Basic Authentication in 2021

[German]In view of the corona crisis, Microsoft has postponed his announced plans, to retire the basic authentication of Exchange Online in autumn 2020. This authentication will now be switched off in the second half of 2021 at the earliest. Advertising

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SharePoint/OneDrive for Business was disturbed (03/31/2020)

[German]As of March 31, 2020 there was a service disruption affecting both SharePoint and OneDrive for Business. Blog reader Andreas P. informed me this morning by e-mail about these disruptions. It looks as if the throttling measures of Microsoft have … Continue reading

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