Microsoft has announced that the Skype acquisition is a done deal, so we can probably look for some changes. My hope is that they will make it a little more like Lync. But in the meantime, if your company uses Skype or you have users on your network who use their own Skype accounts, it pays to make them aware of some security and safety tips that will protect their privacy:
Netwrix Releases First Ever Hybrid Cloud Visibility Solution
Netwrix Auditor 8.0 enables security threat prevention and increases visibility into data stored both on-premises and in the cloud
How does Windows 10 intrude your privacy?
SoftOrbits is reporting on ways to stop Windows 10 spying on users.
Microsoft might add public-key pinning technology
Public key pinning can help to protect against man-in-the-middle attacks and according to recent reports, Microsoft is considering adding it to IE
Most Devs don’t use a Security Process
According to a study conducted by ComScore and referenced by Microsoft's head of Trustworthy Computing, fewer than half of developers are using a security development…
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Debra Littlejohn Shinder is a technology and security analyst and author specializing in identity, security and cybercrime, utilizing her past experience as a police officer and police academy/criminal justice instructor. She has written numerous books and articles for web and print publications and has been awarded the Microsoft MVP designation for fourteen years in a row.