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Important notes from Microsoft regarding the Exchange server security update (March 2021)

[German]Microsoft warns, that installing the March 2021 cumulative security updates for Exchange servers need to be done with administrative privileges. Otherwise the patch will not close the vulnerabilities.  In addition, German BSI (Federal Office for Information Security) warns that thousands … Continue reading

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China Flash Player shipped with malicious Adware

[German]After the end of Flash support, a Flash player is offered on a website In China that behaves like adware and opens browser windows to display advertisements. This case, revealed by security researchers, proves how risky downloading software from unofficial … Continue reading

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How to find weak passwords in Active Directory and eliminate them with PowerShell

[Sponsored Post]Weak or compromised passwords are a known gateway for attackers. If you are able to identify which users in Active Directory (AD) are threatened by this, then PowerShell can help to remedy it. However, PowerShell scripts cannot eliminate basic AD deficits, other tools are needed for this. More ...

Design flaws endanger low energy Bluetooth devices

[German]A design flaw compromises the safety of low energy Bluetooth devices such as fitness trackers or smart speakers. These are prone to hacker attacks due to the flaw. Advertising

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