Security consideration when using *.cloudapp.net domain as production environment in Windows Azure

(Post courtesy Giuseppe Branca) The Windows Azure platform offers you an easy way to publish applications: just press the publish button in management user interface. I want to go a little in depth on in what can be a possible security concern if you publish applications using *.cloudapp.net a production environment. Let’s start with a…


Microsoft Security Bulletin Webcasts for Partners

(This post courtesy of Riyaz Jaffer) Partner Technical Services (PTS) and Commercial Technical Support (CTS) teams are pleased to announce new live webcasts for Microsoft Partners. This new series highlights the latest security updates, including technical details on each update, recommendations for deployment, and security intelligence about potential and real-world threats caused by vulnerabilities—vulnerabilities which…