The time is right to update Windows and Office

www.office.com/setup Blogs: If you’ve been blocking automatic updates, the coast is now reasonably clear to apply Microsoft’s November patches www.office.com/setup Blogs: November has been a relatively beneficent month for Microsoft patches. For almost all of you, it’s now time to get those blocked Windows and Office patches applied.To be sure, there are still problems with Read more about The time is right to update Windows and Office[…]

Microsoft Word has a terrifying new VIRUS – and there’s only one way to avoid it

www.office.com/setup Blogs: MICROSOFT WORD and Microsoft Office users have been warned about a new zero-day security flaw that enables hackers to remotely install malware on your PC, security McAfee has warned. www.office.com/setup Blogs: Microsoft Office is vulnerable to a dangerous new malware attack, renown anti-virus company McAfee has cautioned. The security flaw enables cyber-criminals to Read more about Microsoft Word has a terrifying new VIRUS – and there’s only one way to avoid it[…]

Update now! Microsoft unloads Windows and Office patches for March

www.office.com/setup Blogs: With the most egregious bugs out of the way, now’s a good time to get caught up on Microsoft’s latest batch of fixes March may not be T.S. Eliot’s cruelest month, but for Windows and Office customers, it was a doozy. www.office.com/setup Blogs: While the February patches went in with little angst, you Read more about Update now! Microsoft unloads Windows and Office patches for March[…]

Do You Know How to Plan for a Digital Investigation?

www.office.com/setup Blogs: The digital transformation requires CISOs and CIOs to keep the wheels moving while innovating to lead their companies into the future. www.office.com/setup Blogs: ISOs and CIOs are increasingly attached at the hip in large organizations. They have their hands full protecting the corporation from digital threats and overseeing the company’s information technology purchases Read more about Do You Know How to Plan for a Digital Investigation?[…]

M365 Business means free Windows 10 upgrades, but for business only

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Companies get to keep the upgrades to Windows 10 Pro, says Microsoft www.office.com/setup Blogs: Microsoft has confirmed that upgrade licenses to Windows 10 Pro that businesses obtain from the free preview of Microsoft 365 Business (M365) will remain in place. That’s true even if the customer doesn’t transition to a paid plan. Also, Read more about M365 Business means free Windows 10 upgrades, but for business only[…]

Word zero-day affects all versions of Office and Windows

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Word zero-day affects all versions of Office and Windows www.office.com/setup Blogs: Somebody at McAfee jumped the gun. Last Friday night McAfee disclosed the inner workings of a particularly pernicious rigged Word document attack: a zero-day involving a linked HTA file. On Saturday, FireEye — citing a “recent public disclosure by another company” — Read more about Word zero-day affects all versions of Office and Windows[…]

When does support end for… Microsoft Office 2007?

www.office.com/setup Blogs: There’s just three months before the already-extended suite goes dark — literally, in the case of Outlook 2007 www.office.com/setup Blogs: Businesses that remain wedded to Office 2007 have just over three months to drop Office 2007’s applications and switch to a newer suite, such as Office 2016. A significant number of organizations will Read more about When does support end for… Microsoft Office 2007?[…]

What happens when an Office 365 subscription expires?

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Three-stage process eventually ends up with all cloud data deleted www.office.com/setup Blogs: Microsoft’s pay-as-you-go Office 365 is, first and foremost, a subscription. And like other subscriptions — think newspapers (remember them?) or an online storage service — missing a payment doesn’t immediately mean you’re cut off. Because it’s less expensive to retain a Read more about What happens when an Office 365 subscription expires?[…]

Microsoft Word has a terrifying new VIRUS – and there’s only one way to avoid it

www.office.com/setup Blogs: MICROSOFT WORD and Microsoft Office users have been warned about a new zero-day security flaw that enables hackers to remotely install malware on your PC, security McAfee has warned. Microsoft Office is vulnerable to a dangerous new malware attack, renown anti-virus company McAfee has cautioned. The security flaw enables cyber-criminals to covertly install Read more about Microsoft Word has a terrifying new VIRUS – and there’s only one way to avoid it[…]

Microsoft Office 365 review

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Does Office in the cloud send productivity sky-high? OUR VERDICT www.office.com/setup Blogs: Office 365 is a simple and cost-effective way to get a powerful range of cloud Office services plus access to regular new features in desktop Office 2016. Microsoft is doing well in terms of making useful improvements on a regular basis, Read more about Microsoft Office 365 review[…]