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Azure Advent Calendar – Azure Multi Factor Authentication (MFA)

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Salaam, Namaste, Ola and Hello! My name is Shabaz Darr and this is the 6th day of the Azure Advent Calendar ( https://azureadventcalendar.com ). One of my main focuses in my role is Security, which is why I have chosen Azure Multi Factor Authentication as my topic for this blog.

Account passwords are historically one of the easiest security measures to hack, be it via ‘Brute Force attacks’ or users have simple passwords that are easy to guess. Attacks on organizations have become more complex over the years, however basic attacks, such as email phishing, that can be done by almost anyone are still a rather effective way of gaining access to an organizations most sensitive information.Multi-factor authentication is the process of identifying users by validating two of more characteristics that are unique to that users

Multi-factor authentication has evolved as the single most effective control to insulate an organization…

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25 days of serverless

Azure Advocates’ 25 Days of Serverless

December 1st sparks the start of Microsoft’s 25 days of serverless challanges. Each day throughout the month of December a new challenge will be published from the Microsoft Cloud Advocates. Your goal is to solve it in the programming language of your choice and then submit your solution via GitHub.

If you don’t know anything about Azure or serverless then no problem. Each challenge will provide hints to get your started

The Premise

Oh no! An evil grinch has stolen all of the world’s servers! Travel around the world helping everyone replace their current solutions to common tasks with serverless technology in time for the holiday rush.

Each day’s puzzle will bring you to a new location somewhere in the world! You’ll be helping local folks in that location with some problem they have, showing how moving to serverless can help things get done! Each day’s puzzle will bring you to a new location somewhere in the world! You’ll be helping local folks in that location with some problem they have, showing how moving to serverless can help things get done!

Join the Microsoft @AzureAdvocates and puzzle solvers all over the world for #25DaysOfServerless adventures!

Enjoy!

References

https://25daysofserverless.com/

https://dev.to/azure/merry-and-bright-with-azure-advocates-25-days-of-serverless-1hi0

Personal Development

How to increase your salary as a software developer

link.medium.com/218kKMiSt1

DevOps

Improved Continuous Delivery capabilities and caching for Azure Pipelines | Azure DevOps Blog

Improved Continuous Delivery capabilities and caching for Azure Pipelines | Azure DevOps Blog
— Read on devblogs.microsoft.com/devops/improved-continuous-delivery-capabilities-and-caching-for-azure-pipelines/

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.NET Core 3 for Windows Desktop | .NET Blog

.NET Core 3 for Windows Desktop | .NET Blog
— Read on devblogs.microsoft.com/dotnet/net-core-3-for-windows-desktop/

Events

Microsoft Ignite 2019 book of news

Ignite2019-book-of-news

Microsoft Ignite is the largest tech event of the year with over 26,000 professionals in attendance. During the event there will be plenty of new services news and updates being announced. Microsoft publishes a “book of news” that lists all of the major announcements and links to related sources for more information.

You can download the Book of News for Microsoft Ignite 2019 from the official download location hosted by Microsoft.

Enjoy!

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#Windows10 – Mouse without borders, a #MustHave if you work with 2 or more computers

#Windows10 – Mouse without borders, a #MustHave if you work with 2 or more computers

#Windows10 – Mouse without borders, a #MustHave if you work with 2 or more computers
— Read on elbruno.com/2019/10/30/windows10-mouse-without-borders-a-musthave-if-you-work-with-2-or-more-computers/