Weekend

A pair of previews from Microsoft for a bit of weekend tinkering: PowerShell 7.1 and Visual Studio 2019 16.6

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/03/27/preview_powershell_7_1_visual_studio_2019_16_6/

2 days ago

Cross-platform tool aims high while IDE gets stuck into Git

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It's Friday, the weekend has landed... and Microsoft warns of an Internet Explorer zero day exploited in the wild

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/01/18/roundup_january_17/

2 months ago

Roundup Plus, WeLeakInfo? Not anymore!

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If you haven't shored up that Citrix hole, you were probably hacked over the weekend: Exploit code now available

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/01/13/security_roundup_100120/

3 months ago

Roundup Plus: TikTok clocked, Honey in a sticky situation, Arm's PAN mechanisms sidestepped

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Tesla has a smashing weekend: Model 3 on Autopilot whacks cop cars, Elon's Cybertruck demolishes part of LA

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/10/tesla_smashing_time/

4 months ago

Dude was distracted by his dog when flash motor pranged police, officers say

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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/

5 months ago

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

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What a bunch of DoSers: Wikipedia says it was walloped by 'bad faith' actors over weekend

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/09/09/wiki_ddos_attack/

7 months ago

Lights go out across Europe

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AWS celebrates Labor Day weekend by roasting customer data in US-East-1 BBQ

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/09/04/aws_power_outage_data_loss/

7 months ago

Postmortem report: Power outage knackered instances, volumes for unlucky punters

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