Security Experts: Microsoft Is Doing a Lousy Job of Protecting Customers

Security Experts: Microsoft Is Doing a Lousy Job of Protecting Customers


Security professionals critical of Microsoft claim that a lack of transparency and speed in response to reports of system vulnerabilities is putting customers at risk.

Ars Technica reports that Microsoft is facing increasing criticism from security professionals who claim that the company’s lack of transparency and adequate response time to online threats and vulnerabilities is placing customers at risk.

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Microsoft boss Satya Nadella ( Drew Angerer /Getty)

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A recent blog post from Orca Security revealed that Microsoft took up to five months and three patches before managing to fix a critical vulnerability in its Azure product. Orca Security reportedly warned Microsoft of the flaw in early January. The bug resided in the Synapse Analytics component of the cloud service and gave anyone with

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