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Feds use gag orders to collect cloud data in secret, Microsoft executive tells Congress

by Tonya Riley • 4 months ago

The Justice Department is abusing secret subpoenas to collect cloud user data at alarming rates, a top Microsoft executive testified.

For Microsoft, cybersecurity has become bigger than business

by Tim Starks • 9 months ago

The company operates in cyberspace in much the same fashion that nation-states do.

Munich Security Conference attendees targeted with Iran-linked spearphishing, Microsoft says

by Shannon Vavra • 12 months ago

Double check that high-profile "invite" in your inbox.

Cyber Command, Microsoft take action against TrickBot botnet before Election Day

by Shannon Vavra • 1 year ago

The Pentagon and Microsoft have moved against one of the world’s largest botnets in recent weeks.

Microsoft strikes back at Necurs botnet by preemptively disabling hacking tools

by Jeff Stone • 2 years ago

The action is the result of eight yesrs of tracking and planning, the company said.

10,000 Microsoft customers targeted by nation-state attacks in the last year

by Shannon Vavra • 2 years ago

Microsoft has tied the attacks — some of which have been successful — with a group linked with Iran (APT 33), with a group from North Korea (APT 38), as well as with two groups linked with Russia (APT 28 and APT 29).