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Australian Taxation Office seeks to replace its managed network services

https://www.zdnet.com/article/australian-taxation-office-seeks-to-replace-its-managed-network-services/

2 days ago

Work divided into six separate modules.

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RuneScape bloke was wrongly sacked after reading veep's salary details on office printer

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/11/28/jagex_runescape_designer_sacked_reading_salary_document/

7 days ago

Jagex Ltd's gross misconduct efforts blasted by judge

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Move over, Alien vs. Predator: Signing into AWS with an Office 365 login is a real crossover

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/11/28/now_you_can_use_an_office_365_account_to_sign_in_to_aws/

7 days ago

AWS SSO? AWS IAM? AWS Cognito? All is explained

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Infosec boffins pour cold water on claims Home Office Brexit app can be easily hacked

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/11/14/home_office_brexit_app_hack_claims/

3 weeks ago

'Unnecessary scaremongering' but still some work to be done

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UK Home Office: We will register thousands of deactivated firearms with no database

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/11/08/home_office_deactivated_weapons_email_address/

4 weeks ago

All that is needed is an email inbox, say civil servants

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Microsoft crams Office 365 docs into Edge-style sandboxes to thwart malware infections

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/11/07/ignite_2019_security/

4 weeks ago

Ignite Your guide to some of the security enhancements announced this week

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PSA: Turning off silent macros in Office for Mac leaves users wide open to silent macro attacks

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/11/05/office_mac_macro_bug/

4 weeks ago

Microsoft seems a bit hazy on what 'disable' actually means

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Microsoft sees sense, will give Office 365 admins veto rights on self-service Power tools

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/11/01/microsoft_power_platform_u_turn/

a month ago

Power to the people... in charge of IT – phew!

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Microsoft explains self-serve Power platform's bypassing of Office 365 admins to cries of 'are you completely insane?'

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/10/28/selfservice_power_platform_why_microsoft_is_bypassing_office_365_admins/

a month ago

We're unlocking productivity!

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Power to the users? Admins be warned: Microsoft set to introduce 'self-service purchase' in Office 365

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/10/22/microsoft_self_service_office_365/

a month ago

Users will be able to buy own licences and administrators cannot prevent it

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GitLab reset --hard bad1dea: Biz U-turns, unbans office political chat, will vet customers

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/10/17/gitlab_reverse_ferret/

2 months ago

There's a line somewhere and we may just draw it, says code-hosting biz

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Good guy, Microsoft: Multi-factor auth outage gives cloudy Office, Azure users a surprise three-day weekend

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/10/18/microsoft_azure_mfa/

2 months ago

Redmond's sign-on system is so secure, nobody can get in

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Multifactor authentication issue hitting North American Azure, Office 365 users

https://www.zdnet.com/article/multifactor-authentication-issue-hitting-north-american-azure-office-365-users/

2 months ago

MFA issues are impacting a number of Microsoft Azure and Office 365 customers in North America. So far, the causes aren't known, but Microsoft engineers say they're working on it.

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Microsoft warns: Office 2010 support is ending so buy Office 365 ProPlus

https://www.zdnet.com/article/microsoft-warns-office-2010-support-is-ending-so-buy-office-365-proplus/

2 months ago

Microsoft warns Office 2010 users that in one year it will no longer provide patches.

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Extract images and other content from Office documents with this simple trick

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/10/11/extract-images-and-other-content-from-office-documents-with-this-simple-trick/

2 months ago

Here is a quick tip to extract images and other content from Microsoft Office, LibreOffice, or OpenOffice documents among others. While it is possible to save images embedded in Office documents in […]

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Are your Office 365 biz accounts secure? Don't find out the hard way... There are tools to keep staff, customers safe

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/10/03/office_365_security_compliance/

2 months ago

Sponsored We'll help you through the minefield of policies and protections, says Quadrotech

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Office 365 major new features: Here's what you get with new Surfaces, says Microsoft

https://www.zdnet.com/article/office-365-major-new-features-heres-what-you-get-with-new-surfaces-says-microsoft/

2 months ago

Microsoft reveals how it fine-tuned its new Surface lineup to improve automation and productivity in Office 365.

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8 ways you can (maybe) get Microsoft Office 365 for free or cheap

https://www.zdnet.com/article/8-ways-you-can-possibly-maybe-mostly-get-microsoft-office-365-for-free/

2 months ago

Do you dream of making slides, writing reports, and calculating columns of numbers without cracking open your wallet? If so, have we got eight (possible) deals for you.

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Updated Tools for Office 365 and Microsoft Azure Arriving Soon

https://redmondmag.com/articles/2019/09/20/updated-tools-office-365-microsoft-azure.aspx

3 months ago

Microsoft recently announced a bunch of tooling updates for organizations using Office 365 and Azure solutions. 09/20/2019

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The Central Telegraph Office was serving spam 67 years before vikings sang about it on telly

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/09/19/geeks_guide_to_the_central_telegraph_office_and_bt_centre/

3 months ago

Geek's Guide to Britain Farewell to St Paul's telco treasury

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