Patch Tuesday – April 2021

with 1 Comment by Russell Smith

This month Microsoft releases critical patches for on-premises Exchange Server, a fix for the AD Kerberos KDC flaw, and plugs a zero-day elevation of privilege bug in Windows 10. Windows and Windows Server This month Microsoft patched an elevation of privilege bug (CVE-2021-28310) in Windows that is already been exploited in the wild. The patch… Read More

Microsoft to Acquire Nuance for $19.7 Billion

by Brad Sams

Microsoft has announced today that the company will acquire Nuance for about $19.7 billion. Once completed, this will be Microsoft's second-largest acquisition following Linked In for $26.2 billion back in 2017. Nuance is known for its voice technologies and solutions in the healthcare space. Microsoft is paying a premium for Nuance but the reasoning for… Read More

Amazon Releases AWS S3 Object Lambda

by Michael Otey

One of the most significant enhancements for AWS Simple Storage Service (S3) is the release of AWS S3 Object Lambda. In case you were wondering what Lambda is, Lambda is the 11th letter of the Greek alphabet. In the programming world, a Lambda function is a small anonymous function or block of code that can… Read More