Category - Enterprise

Category: Enterprise

Windows 10 Is Finding Success In Classrooms

A very peculiar thing happened almost instantly over the past couple of years. While Windows 10 was in development, Chromebooks practically took over the education market in the US. In the US, that is. Microsoft’s misstep with Windows 8, and Apple’s lack of response meant that both former leaders were forced to change their strategies in …

Pentagon All Praise For Blazing Fast Windows 10

The United States government continues its transition to Windows 10, with various departments, including Pentagon, deploying the new operating system on a large number of computers within their networks. In fact, the Department of Defense has taken, perhaps, the most aggressive stance in moving to the latest version of Windows. This is what Randall Conway, the …

HP Announces Premium Windows 10 Tablet, The Pro x2 612 G2

Mouthful of a name for this HP 2-in-1, but the Por x2 612 G2 is the latest Windows 10 device that the company has announced at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain. It is a premium tablet with a 12-inch Full HD display. However, one that is specifically aimed at professionals in the enterprise sector, …

Windows 10 Pro Now Leading Sales

Just what the doctor ordered! A new research has shown that Windows 10 Pro is leading Windows sales in several top markets, in news that would be particularly pleasing for Microsoft. This research has been conducted by Context, and it reveals that Windows 10 was the number one version operating the operating system that was installed …

End Of Support For Windows 10 Original Version Pushed To May

Microsoft sure has a way with extensions. Particularly in the cases with mounting pressure. Such as this end of support for the original, RTM version of Windows 10. Redmond had previously penciled a date in March. But now the software giant has updated the TechNet article, saying that version 1507 will no longer be service in …

Microsoft Announces Windows Insider Program For Business

This just got interesting. Going by the funky name of WIP4Biz, Microsoft has just officially announced the Windows Insider Program for Business, with registrations now open. And as you may have guessed, WIP4Biz is a broad-ranging extension to the existing Windows Insider Program that Microsoft promises will also include engagement for enterprises and SMEs through dedicated …

Social Media Phishing Threats Climb 500%

Time for something a bit more worrying! A new report has revealed that social media phishing threats are on a massive rise right now, rising by no less than 500% through 2016. This is due to users now becoming much more comfortable interactive with brands online, and cybercriminals are now exploiting this by sending more and …

NSA Loves Windows 10

Who would have guessed! The NSA sure has a thing for Windows 10 and the Surface line of devices, as it recently gave its approval and cleared them both for classified use. National Security Agency had been reviewing not just the operating system, but also machines like the Surface Pro 3, Surface Pro 4 and the …

Best Antivirus Solutions For 2016 Ranked

Always a good time taking a bird’s eye view of what ended up being the best antivirus solutions for a given year, and this is exactly what the folks over at AV-Comparatives have done for the year 2016. They have listed their picks for the best antivirus program for the year that just ended. And the …

Mac Malware Makers Now Using Classic Windows Techniques

Macros? Fake Flash Player updates? Anything goes, as far as cybercriminals that target the Mac platform are concerned. Even making use of old Windows malware techniques. This latest discovery has two separate strands of threats that make use of these classic methods. One is the way of macro abuses on Microsoft Word documents. This one was …

This Could Well Be The Most Threatening Malware Ever!

Invisible. Fileless. Wreaking global havoc! One or more hacking groups are targeting hundreds of organizations across the world with a new type of malware that is incredibly hard to detect. Around 140 banks, financial institutions, telecom companies and government organizations are already affected, according to Russian security vendor Kaspersky Lab. The firm has promised to reveal …

Windows Defender Is Quite Alright!

As antivirus programs go, Windows Defender is quite alright. Microsoft’s default security protection in Windows 10 has been on the receiving end of a range of new improvement lately. Improvements that while are very welcome, still only provide a very basic layer of security. Austrian firm AV-Comparatives put Windows Defender under the microscope in a new …