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Microsoft leak exposed 60,000 government emails

Microsoft leak exposed 60,000 government emails

Chinese government-affiliated hackers Storm-0558 stole 60,000 U.S. government emails in May. They could do this through Exchange. In their hacking attack, the Chinese state hackers managed to target Microsoft Outlook and gain access to the email accounts of U.S. diplomats in East Asia, the Pacif... Read more

date8 months ago
NOYB sues Google over advertising emails

NOYB sues Google over advertising emails

Privacy action group NOYB is suing Google for allegedly violating a ruling by the European Court of Justice (ECJ). According to NOYB, Google illegally pushes unsolicited advertising emails to the inboxes of Gmail users. NOYB's complaint to the French watchdog CNIL argues that Google violates a E... Read more

date2 years ago
Hackers use Google Doc comment emails to trick security tools

Hackers use Google Doc comment emails to trick security tools

Avanan, a cybersecurity company, has shown a rise in the use of Google Docs’ productivity features to sneak malicious content past spam filters and security tools. Jeremey Fuchs, from Avanan, said the company saw cyberattackers use the comment feature in Google Docs over December to attack Outloo... Read more

date2 years ago
Finnish Parliament was hacked and MPs’ emails breached

Finnish Parliament was hacked and MPs’ emails breached

The Finnish Parliament stated that hackers breached its internal IT system and gained access to email accounts belonging to members of parliament (MPs). Finland’s government officials said that the attack happened in the fall of 2020 and was not discovered until this month by the IT staff that ru... Read more

date3 years ago
Microsoft’s new AI tool creates to-do lists using sent emails

Microsoft’s new AI tool creates to-do lists using sent emails

A new AI from Microsoft automatically generates to-do lists based on sent emails. Researchers from the University of Washington and Microsoft's AI team announced the tool in a pre-print research paper. The Smart To-Do tool uses AI to scan all outgoing emails for usable text, then converts these ... Read more

date4 years ago
Microsoft Outlook gets a new text prediction feature

Microsoft Outlook gets a new text prediction feature

Microsoft is working on a new text prediction feature for Outlook. The new feature is similar to Gmail's Smart Compose. Outlook now provides users with text suggestions while the user composes the email using new technology. A Microsoft support document reveals that Outlook users can a... Read more

date4 years ago
In new spam mails is threatened with bombs

In new spam mails is threatened with bombs

A remarkable new spam campaign has been launched, aimed at countries in the western world. The hackers threaten to detonate a bomb, unless the recipient of the mail makes a payment in bitcoin. Bombs have so far not been found in the locations where they would be located. The message of the mails is ... Read more

date5 years ago