Microsoft has streamlined site access for Android and iOS mobile device users with a new password bypass feature addition to the Microsoft Authenticator application.
According to Microsoft, the Windows flaws exposed last week connected to the newly leaked hacking tools has already been patched.
Microsoft released Threat Intelligence service and the Advanced Data Governance solution for Office 365 this week.
Microsoft released some information on what is changing on the privacy front once Windows 10's next major update is released.
This week will bring the preview of Ping Identity, which aims to streamline single sign-on access to header-based Web applications, in Azure Active Directory.
IT pros managing Exchange Server and Exchange Online accounts via remote PowerShell now have the ability to protect those sessions with multifactor authentication.
After skipping the February Patch Tuesday release, Microsoft is back with a larger-than-usual rollup of fixes.
Microsoft this week said that its latest Azure Active Directory management option aimed at alleviating data leakage in SharePoint and OneDrive is now in preview.
"Premium Assurance" coverage plans for SQL Server and Windows Server can now be purchased from Microsoft.
Details on the broken state of the Shell Hashing Algorithm-1 (SHA-1) were released by security experts at Google last week.
Microsoft this week released unannounced security updates for Adobe Flash Player in Windows.
February's security update, which missed its Feb. 14 release, will now be arriving with March's patch, Microsoft said.
Microsoft's February "patch Tuesday" release did not arrive as scheduled.
Microsoft on Friday announced new and improved security features coming to Windows 10 in the near future.
A vulnerability warning by the U.S. Computer Emergency Readiness Team (US-CERT) has detailed a new zero-day security exploit involving the Server Message Block (SMB) protocol in Windows systems.
Microsoft announced on Monday that Windows 10 "Creators Update" will arive with a new Security Center feature.
Microsoft will be going live with its new "Security Updates Guide" portal -- which will replace the older "Security Bulletins" portal -- next month.
On Friday Microsoft announced that how it delivers Windows security updates will be changing.
Microsoft this spring will be changing some of the Windows 10 privacy controls.
Microsoft this week announced it will require online cert authorities to implement certain requirements for verification of Windows-based executables and scripts.
- By Jeffrey Schwartz