Category: Office

We would like to wish you a very happy and productive 2019! We look forward to taking care of your technology needs throughout the new year!

Real-time captions are now an option on Skype   Microsoft has launched a fantastic new feature for Skype: real-time captions! Even if you don’t need them, captions come in handy for a number of reasons. Launched on the United Nations International Day of Persons with Disabilities, the new feature allows Skype to use voice recognition […]

For the second week in a row, Microsoft’s MFA service suffered an outage   On November 19th, Microsoft experienced a 14 hour service interruption as they experienced a problem with their multi-factor authentication (MFA) service that mostly affected their customers in Europe. Another Microsoft MFA outage recently impacted a large number of customers. Most of […]

Changes are coming to the product support forum   Effective starting in July of 2018, Microsoft will no longer provide product support for a number of devices. Microsoft Agent Michelle Mad posted this message in the Microsoft Community: Hello,   Effective July 2018, the Microsoft Community forums listed below will shift support scope and Microsoft […]

In the last two weeks, Sophos researchers have kept an eye on a vulnerability in Microsoft’s Dynamic Data Exchange (DDE) protocol used to send messages and share data between applications. Yesterday, new developments revealed an additional dimension to this attack. Early on, we noted that attackers could exploit DDE to launch malware via tainted Office attachments, for example in […]