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Common Microsoft Office 365 issues, and how to solve them

Microsoft Office 365 is currently the most popular suite for productivity applications – thus it is important to mention the most common Office 365 issues. Microsoft 365 offers the most reliable solutions for improving team productivity, storage, and communication. But it doesn’t mean it’s impossible for some Office 365 issues to occur. The important thing here to remember is that not all problems are caused by bugs or inappropriate coding on the vendor site. The more probable option is that the Office 365 issue occurs, and can be fixed on the client-side. 

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Masslogger comeback – a new and powerful variant steals Outlook and Chrome credentials

MassLogger malware has come back in a new variant which is much more powerful than the old spyware that has attacked the Windows platform for years. (Brand)New and better? Yes. We are dealing with a Trojan horse that tries to steal usernames and passwords from Microsoft Outlook, the Thunderbird email client, and password managers built into Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Edge and other browsers. Have you got any suspicious-looking email? Better never open it. Want to find out more about MassLogger? Check the article below for more information.

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Bitbucket down – why backup Bitbucket?

Bitbucket is considered a proven, secure Git repository management solution used by millions of companies worldwide. However, as in most services, there are moments of Bitbucket down. You might be lucky to not see for yourself what Bitbucket down means, but trust me – some other companies already experienced service outages or other problems, and more will. If you don’t want to join a group of users affected by Bitbucket problems, you might want to consider bringing in an additional layer of security in the form of a proper backup. In this article, we will talk about why you need one, and generally about why you should protect your Bitbucket repositories.

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Dependency Confusion – a new cyberattack method takes advantage of open ecosystems

A novel supply chain attack, called dependency confusion or a substitution attack, takes advantage of the open ecosystem that many businesses use as part of their app development process. And given that business apps have become increasingly important, any threat to the app development supply chain could potentially have huge implications. Found this short intro interesting? Then click and read the whole new episode of the Xopero Security Center.

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GitHub down – why backup GitHub?

Does your company use GitHub? And if so how do you protect your data there? You might be wondering why I’m asking that question when you consider GitHub as some sort of protection for your code. Well, you might be lucky enough to not see for yourself what exactly GitHub down means, but many users experienced problems with the service outage, and so will many do in the future. But there are some things you can do to ensure your data safety and accessibility when a failure occurs to GitHub. In this article, we will talk about why you need to protect your GitHub repos, and how to do it with a proper backup.

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How to protect your remote Microsoft Office 365 data

The main lesson from pandemic for businesses is to keep agile. One of the solutions was to change the work model, to protect their employees, allowing (or forcing) them to work from home, not from the office. It was possible mainly thanks to available cloud services like Office 365. But this change sprouted a lot of problems with the protection of business-sensitive data. It is proved that when it comes to business security, the biggest threat is human errors. So you might be surprised but not well enough educated employees may put your company’s data in danger – especially while working from home. How to protect then your remote Microsoft Office 365 data best?

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