Why You Need A Tech Team In Your Corner

If it’s not one thing, it’s another. Last week, Microsoft rolled out a patch that wasn’t received well by some systems. The impact of this started showing up on Memorial Day weekend as systems rebooted. Putting our clients first has always been, and will always be, our number one priority [...]

Reflecting on the Microsoft Zero Day Patch Incident One Year Later

It was just over a year ago that Microsoft rolled out a security patch that would leave businesses scrambling as they came into work to find workstations unable to access the network or the internet. This incident eventually was coined the name “Microsoft Zero Day Patch.” As technology consultants and [...]

By |2019-08-07T09:32:20-04:00April 26th, 2019|ASK, Microsoft, Mike Maddox|0 Comments

Microsoft Office 365 Outage and How to be Prepared

A 17 hour intermittent Microsoft Office 365 outage that prevented some customers from accessing their OneDrive accounts back in March, coupled with two hours of Outlook.com login problems, is driving home the need for cloud-focused business continuity services, according to solution providers. Like any other services interruption, be it power or cable, [...]

By |2019-08-05T20:38:30-04:00May 19th, 2017|Microsoft|0 Comments

US Cyber Security with China, & More – Bottom Line IT

On this edition of Tech Talk: President Obama expected to talk to China's President Xi regarding cyber security. Obama administration is making an effort to stop China's cyber hacks with a 'Great Cyber Wall.'  They say that the combination of intellectual property theft and espionage by China has [...]

Microsoft Debuts Azure Stack, Windows Update at Ignite

Initial Reaction to Microsoft’s Ignite Announcements - What Will it Mean for Business? Microsoft recently debuted Windows Update for Business, Azure Stack, and new organizational analytics features in the Office Delve app at their Ignite enterprise-oriented conference in Chicago. ASK works with clients such as Granger, Neogen, & Alro Steel [...]

Microsoft Windows Patch Released for Server Vulnerability

April 16, 2015 - ASK became aware yesterday of a critical Microsoft Windows Server vulnerability.  A Microsoft Windows patch was released to address this.  Many of the most common Windows environment configurations are susceptible to this exploit.  Microsoft recommends addressing critical vulnerabilities immediately, ASK completed patching for all of its [...]

By |2019-08-05T20:38:42-04:00April 16th, 2015|Microsoft, Security Incidents|0 Comments