Security Guidance – WannaCrypt Ransomware (and Adylkuzz)

(WannaCrypt Cyber-attack, Patch, Microsoft Updates & Best Practices) WannaCrypt (WannaCry or .wncry) Summary of immediate action items Windows In March, Microsoft released a security update which addresses the vulnerability that these attacks are exploiting. Those who have Windows Update enabled are protected against attacks on this vulnerability. For those organizations who have not yet applied…

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Office 365 Message Encryption (& Decryption) – Steps for Purchase, Configuration, Branding and Use – Everything you need to know

  Microsoft has replaced Exchange Hosted Encryption Service with the Office 365 Message Encryption Service. This article is a succession to my previous blog – Exchange Hosted Encryption – Steps for Configuration and Use. This article talks about the ways to purchase, configure and use this service. While doing so, I have included screenshots from my…

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HIPAA Compliance with Office 365 (Exchange Online) – Steps for Configuration and Use

Office 365 provides access virtually anywhere to email, calendar, HD videoconferencing, and enterprise social networking across devices. What’s more, it’s designed to meet health requirements for patient-centered collaboration, user productivity, robust security, and adherence to privacy regulations such as HIPAA, ISO 27001, and EU Model Clauses. With these tools, your health organization can increase efficiency…

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Exchange Hosted Encryption – Steps for Configuration and Use

ATTENTION: OBSOLETE CONTENT. (FOR EDUCATION ONLY) EXCHANGE HOSTED ENCRYPTION HAS BEEN PHASED OUT. THE NEW SERVICE THAT HAS TAKEN ITS PLACE IS CALLED "OFFICE 365 MESSAGE ENCRYPTION". PLEASE NOTE THAT BY THE END OF 30 SEPTEMBER 2014, 100% OF OUR EHE CUSTOMERS WILL BE ON THE NEW OFFICE 365 MESSAGE ENCRYPTION. FOR THE NEW SETUP PROCESS,…

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