Firefox, WTF?

Problem: As of today, 00:00hrs, Firefox plugins are no longer working. Proof: Start Firefox, surf to a News Advertising Website and - oups? What the....?! Links: Here, here, on Reddit, and on heise.de. Honestly... I do like the fact that firefox checks for its certificates and has signed add-ons. What I absolutely hate is the fact that: Nobody at firefox cared about the validity period...
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Meltdown & Spectre – STATUS

As most of you may be aware, Intel (and AMD) do have some nasty bugs design flaws inside their CPUs.... This Page tries to keep you updated on the current status. Please bear with us if we're a bit late sometimes, but our first and utmost Priority currently is to keep our customers safe. There is an Update-Section at the end of the page that will be kept up2date as timely as possible. ...
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Cloud Security – Microsoft is doing it right. NOT!

Wie der Heise Security Ticker hier berichtet hat Microsoft mal wieder was verloren: Dieses Mal: Das TLS-Zertifikat wie auch die privaten Schlüssel (Private Keys) ihres Dynamics-365-Dienstes. Microsoft Dynamics ist ein ERP. Also nicht gerade eine harmlose Anwendung, welche einfach so im Netz rumfliegen sollte. Die Daten, welche dort drauf liegen sind in den meisten Fällen als "Confidential...
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Microsoft’s complete confession of Failure

During the presentation, 'How to migrate applications, data, and workloads to Microsoft Azure' the presenter had to switch from Microsoft Edge to Google Chrome in order to get the work done. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q4rL_Lnt6kA&feature=youtu.be Clearly, this hasn't been tested at all. If "Microsoft" is the Answer, I don't want to know what the original question has been.
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Guten Morgen, liebes Bundesministerium… na, gut ausgeschlafen?

Es gibt Tage, da sind wir bereits vor dem ersten Kaffee wach... und irgendwie auch sauer! Via Heise Newsticker erreicht uns heute in aller Frühe die Meldung Bestätigung, dass gewisse Mitarbeiter gewisser Bundesbehörden (und deren Verantwortliche) wohl irgendwo hinter dem Mond leben müssen... Zitat: “Der Web-Server des Bundesministeriums für Verkehr und digitale Infrastruktur war bis Donnerst...
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