Phishing, Theft, and Airline Tickets

Using phishing to steal almost $2m by “reselling” airline tickets.

Microsoft UpgradeGate

Microsoft is making it really hard to avoid Windows 10.

Microsoft Banning Common Passwords

The most common passwords will be banned from being used on Microsoft Online Services.

Dropbox Infinite

Dropbox wants you to be able to access all of the files via the web on any of your PC/Macs running Dropbox Infinite.  Note that OneDrive can be configured to do this as well.

Google’s Trust Scores

Google wants to replace the password with the Trust Score.

Google’s Modular Phone

The Verge looks at Google’s prototype.

ORNL Coming to Chattanooga and EPB

Oak Ridge will open an office in Chattanooga.

AntiVirus Test Results

AV-Comparatives tests the major players in anti malware.

Windows 7 SP1 Convenience Rollup

Microsoft has posted a massive update for Windows 7 users but does not contain security fixes, only recommended patches from Microsoft that make things “more convenient.”

More Ads Coming To Windows 10 Start Menu

Microsoft will be promoting more apps in the Win 10 Start Menu.  The number is to “double” and they will be from the Windows Apps Store.