Microsoft Mesh: Futuristic holographic communication platform with mixed reality

Microsoft presented “Mesh”, its futuristic holographic communication / collaboration platform with “mixed reality”. As part of the presentation, Guy Laliberte, co-founder of “Cirque du Soleil”, appeared at the company’s “Ignite” digital conference through “holoportation”, which uses “3D capture” technology to project a “live” image of someone in a “virtual” scene.  In the company’s first demonstration Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Microsoft denounces cyberattacks by China hackers

A group of hackers allegedly linked to China “looted” “inboxes” of email accounts using vulnerabilities in Microsoft’s “mail server” software, the company and outside investigators reported on Tuesday. In a related “blogpost” Microsoft states that this cyber espionage company used four vulnerabilities in different versions of the software and was the work of a group it calls “HAFNIUM”. According Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Experts link the attack on SolarWinds to Kazuar backdoor

On December 13, 2020, “FireEye”, “Microsoft” and “SolarWinds” announced the discovery of a large, sophisticated supply chain attack, developed by the new —previously unknown— “Sunburst” malware, used against “SolarWinds Orion IT” customers.   Kaspersky experts have identified several specific code similarities between “Sunburst” and known versions of “Kazuar” backdoors; the type of malware that provides remote access to the victim’s Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

TeamViewer brings Workflow to TeamViewer Pilot and supports Microsoft HoloLens 2

“TeamViewer”, the leading global provider of secure remote connection solutions, today announces the compatibility of “TeamViewer Pilot” with the “TeamViewer Frontline” suite, which allows all “Pilot” users to take advantage of existing “Frontline” solutions. Additionally, Update 3.0 brings new features, including “Microsoft HoloLens 2” support, detailed logon protocol reports, and real-time annotations.   The successful functionality of “TeamViewer Pilot” and “TeamViewer Frontline” now offers a variety of workflow-based tools, Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

GravityRAT spyware modified to infect macOS and Android devices

Kaspersky detected a previously unknown piece of Android spyware. This malicious section was introduced in a travel app for Indian users. A closer look revealed that it relates to “GravityRAT”, a spy “Remote Access Trojan (RAT)” known for conducting activities in India. Further research confirmed that the team behind the malware invested in Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Windows XP source code leaked on the Internet

The source code of “Windows XP” along with that of “Windows Server 2003” leaked on the internet inside torrent files. This is the first time that the source code of a -even an old- version of the Microsoft operating system is leaking online, as “Verge” notes, while the electronic media notes that it has examined the files Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Huawei’s ‘counterattack’ on Android: Its operating system, Harmony, comes to its mobiles

Huawei has announced plans to preinstall its operating system, “Harmony”, on its smartphones from next year; with the Chinese company also saying it will offer the software to other manufacturers for use as an alternative to Google’s “Android.”   Huawei is in second place in the world ranking in terms of phone sales, after a short “term” in Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Microsoft prepares to launch Outlook Spaces platform

The so far known as Microsoft ‘Project Mocca’ changes its name and is ready for release on the Internet as ‘Outlook Spaces’. This tool will initially be available to users of the “Outlook for the Web” service and later to a wider audience. The leaks for its name have proven to be true, for the productivity tool, which will Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …