April 2014

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If a user is using outlook to connect to an exchange account and gets asked for credentials every time they log in, you may need to delete those credentials. Often times this is necessary if creating a new mail profile either doesn’t work or isn’t desirable due to other factors. To delete saved credentials, do the following:   Open User Accounts (on windows 7/8 just type ‘user...

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The ability to access emergency services by dialing 911 is a vital component of public safety and emergency preparedness. Recent reports of consumers’ inability to access life-saving emergency services while using Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) services have highlighted a critical public safety gap. The FCC has taken steps to close this gap by imposing Enhanced 911 (E911) obligations on providers of “interconnected” VoIP services....

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What Is The Heartbleed Bug? Are Untangle Products And Services Vulnerable?   A recent OpenSSL library vulnerability, popularly named "heartbleed" was recently discovered and made public. The OpenSSL library is the most widely used encryption library globally. A version released about two years ago contains a flaw that allows a hacker to use the TLS protocol to request large chunks of server memory. The greatest risk was in exposing...

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