Microsoft Decides To Finally Block Additional Files In OWA, Subsequently Provides Workarounds To Carry On Transmitting Them

via Zeljka Zorz, Managing Editor at HelpNet Security, comes news of Microsoft Corporation’s (NASDAQ: MSFT) dollar-short-and-day-late decision to block an additional forty additional file types from their deeply flawed Outlook on the Web product… Oh, and thanks for the work arounds…

‘Microsoft also pointed out that blocked files can still be sent and received, either by renaming them (and making the recipient change the name again), compressing them into an archive file, or saving them to the cloud or to a secure network share server and sending the link to them.’ – via Zeljka Zorz, Managing Editor at HelpNet Security, comes news

*** This is a Security Bloggers Network syndicated blog from Infosecurity.US authored by Marc Handelman. Read the original post at: https://www.infosecurity.us/blog/2019/9/30/blf8vflrz26ggdfj728g12uxpbot5h