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by Eric Marsi

I recently performed a in-place upgrade from Lync Server 2013 to Skype for Business Server 2015 for a customer that is eventually moving…

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by Tom Arbuthnot

Previously Microsoft dealt with Microsoft provided PSTN number porting and number provision issues via some specific email addresses (like ptneu@microsoft and gcstnmsd@microsoft). As of July 22, 2021, the email system has been retired and replaced with a new dedicated portal. The portal is at https://pstnsd.powerappsportals.com/ but can also be reached via the Teams Admin center: […]

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by Tom Arbuthnot

One good session from Inspire 2021 was on partners growing their Teams practice and the opportunity around Teams Phone. In included a Teams Calling roadmap update. Image from The Year of Teams Phone – Grow Your Practice Most of this was already known about, but something public for the first time is “Client SDK to […]

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by Tom Arbuthnot

One of the big announcements from Microsoft Inspire last week was the integration between Microsoft Teams and Microsoft Dynamics 365, Microsoft’s enterprise resource planning (ERP) and customer relationship management (CRM) platform. Microsoft is “launching” the same news multiple times these days, as it was also announced at Ignite, the customer conference in March 2021. Tom […]

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by M365 Now News Feed

Power Automate Desktop comes with new features in July 2021 release, including silent registration for machines, automatic detection of Windows proxy settings and more.

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by Josh Leporati

Version 1.2 of our Champion Management Platform is now available! You can find out more information on the platform itself here and view the GitHub code here to get started on your upgrade or new install!
What’s new?
 
Single site for all…

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by Lauren Goodwin

SECUDE has integrated their HALOCAD solution with Microsoft Information Protection SDK which extends the data protection beyond the organization’s IT perimeter.
The post How to protect your CAD data files with MIP and HALOCAD appeared first on Microsoft Security Blog.

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by fernandomartinezovelar

We’re excited to announce that users can now post on behalf of another user in Yammer. Once approval is granted, internal communicators can use this feature to share news and updates as well as reply to comm…

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by Emma Jones

Rockwell Automation Vice President and Chief Information Security Officer Dawn Cappelli talks about assessing, measuring, and protecting against insider risk.
The post A guide to balancing external threats and insider risk appeared first on Microsoft Security Blog.

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by Eric Avena

LemonDuck, an actively updated and robust malware that’s primarily known for its botnet and cryptocurrency mining objectives, adopted more sophisticated behavior and escalated its operations. Today, beyond using resources for its traditional bot and mining activities, LemonDuck steals credentials, removes security controls, spreads via emails, moves laterally, and ultimately drops more tools for human-operated activity.
The post When coin miners evolve, Part 1: Exposing LemonDuck and LemonCat, modern mining malware infrastructure appeared first on Microsoft Security Blog.

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