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Microsoft Teams stores auth tokens in clear text, won't be fixed soon

Microsoft Teams stores auth tokens in clear text, won’t be fixed soon

Enlarge / Using Teams in a browser is actually safer than using Microsoft’s desktop apps, which are built into a browser. It’s a lot to work on. Microsoft’s Teams client stores user authentication tokens in an unprotected text format, potentially allowing attackers with local access to post messages and move laterally through an organization, even …

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Microsoft Teams stores authentication tokens in clear text on Windows, Linux and Mac

Microsoft Teams stores authentication tokens in clear text on Windows, Linux and Mac

Security analysts have discovered a serious security vulnerability in the desktop app for Microsoft Teams that allows threat actors to access authentication tokens and accounts with multi-factor authentication (MFA) enabled. Microsoft Teams is a communication platform, included in the 365 family of products, used by more than 270 million people to exchange text messages, video …

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Judge slams Musk for withholding text messages, cites 'glaring' omissions

Judge slams Musk for withholding text messages, cites ‘glaring’ omissions

Getty Images | Samuel Corum Delaware Chancery Court Judge Kathaleen McCormick yesterday slammed Elon Musk for not providing the text messages Twitter wanted. McCormick cited “glaring deficiencies” in the production of documents on Musk’s side in an order partially granting Twitter’s request for more documents, writing: Plaintiff’s Fourth Discovery Motion identifies obvious deficiencies in Defendants’ …

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Musk cited possible 'World War III' as reason for breaking deal on Twitter, text says

Musk cited possible ‘World War III’ as reason for breaking deal on Twitter, text says

Enlarge / Elon Musk arrives for the 2022 Met Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 2, 2022 in New York City. Getty Images | Angela Weiss Two weeks after Elon Musk pledged to buy Twitter for $44 billion, he wrote in a May 8 text message to one of his Morgan Stanley …

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