5 Bytes Podcast Episode Guide
Episode: 277

Right to WFH Law Passed! Patch Tuesday News Roundup! Recent Policy Change Kills Outlook!

On this week’s episode of the podcast I cover some of the Patch Tuesday news, including early patch fallout info. I cover Windows 365 Frontline, details of a popular open source application used in cyber attacks and more!

This episode is brought to you in large part thanks to my sponsors:

Episode 277 is available on Soundcloud:

And on YouTube:

If you’d like to play the Podcast on a different podcast service such as Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts or Spotify. You can find this episode at 5BytesPodcast.com

Here are this episode’s links as shown in the YouTube video:

Scripts, Tricks and Tips:

https://www.rorymon.com/blog/necessity-lead-me-to-my-perfect-home-lab/

https://github.com/awakecoding/wireshark-rdp

https://twitter.com/tuna_gezer/status/1643847039619575808?s=46&t=R7qvgmzOYsC0-IJwjbdK9w

https://github.com/rweijnen/Posh-Snippets/blob/master/ScanLolDrivers.ps1

https://twitter.com/jak0b_s/status/1643894307965788160?s=46&t=R7qvgmzOYsC0-IJwjbdK9w

https://docs.fra.me/blog/application-optimization-essentials-microsoft-edge/

https://www.algiz-technology.com/intune-vs-microsoft-configuration-manager

Patch Tuesday Roundup:

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/microsoft/microsoft-april-2023-patch-tuesday-fixes-1-zero-day-97-flaws/

WinRAR Used in Attacks:

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/winrar-sfx-archives-can-run-powershell-without-being-detected/

Western Digital Disclose Breach:

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/western-digital-discloses-network-breach-my-cloud-service-down/

Google Push to Reduce Life Span of TLS Certs:

https://www.darkreading.com/dr-tech/google-proposes-reducing-tls-cert-lifespan-to-90-days

Configuration Manager Update Cadence to Change:

https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/configuration-manager-blog/release-cadence-changes-to-microsoft-configuration-manager/ba-p/3785508

Win32 App Supersedence Improvements for Intune:

https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/intune-customer-success/upcoming-improvements-to-win32-app-supersedence/ba-p/3713026

Confidential Data Risked in ChatGPT:

https://www.techradar.com/news/samsung-workers-leaked-company-secrets-by-using-chatgpt

Google Call an End for Dropcam:

https://www.theverge.com/2023/4/7/23673165/google-nest-dropcam-nest-secure-eol

Apple Addresses 2 Zero Day Vulnerabilities This Month:

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/apple/apple-fixes-two-zero-days-exploited-to-hack-iphones-and-macs/

MSI Confirms Breach:

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/msi-confirms-security-breach-following-ransomware-attack-claims/

Network Activity Increase on Windows Desktops:

https://www.neowin.net/news/new-video-shows-how-much-more-data-windows-11-sends-compared-to-older-versions/

Outlook Disruption Caused by OneDrive Policy Change:

https://betanews.com/2023/04/08/outlook-users-face-email-issues-as-microsoft-start-using-onedrive-cloud-storage-space-for-email-attachments/

Windows 365 Frontline Announced:

https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/windows-it-pro-blog/windows-365-frontline-available-in-public-preview/ba-p/3787496

ICA Launch Delay Addressed:

https://support.citrix.com/article/CTX492837/ica-launch-delay-issue-after-upgrading-to-workspace-app-2203-cu2 

Large UK Outsource Suffers 3 day Disruption:

https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/f22db56c-d189-11ed-b5c3-54651fc826e9?shareToken=ffe5922177edd6cf7918e9c3fac83f23

ControlUp Launch v 8.8 of Real-Time DX:

https://www.controlup.com/resources/blog/entry/announcing-controlup-real-time-dx-v8-8-with-azure-virtual-desktop-and-fslogix-support/

MSIX Updates for April:

https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/windows-it-pro-blog/what-s-new-in-msix-april-2023/ba-p/3786381

Major Anniversary for Mobile Phones:

https://www.bbc.com/news/technology-65112048.amp

Google Cut Employee Perks:

https://www.cnbc.com/2023/04/03/google-to-cut-down-on-employee-laptops-services-and-staplers-to-save.html

Irish Government Votes to Pass Law for Remote Work:

https://www.rte.ie/news/business/2023/0401/1367592-remote-working-analysis/

Citrix Address Issues with Large Machine Catalogs in Azure:

https://support.citrix.com/article/CTX491278/large-mcs-deployments-in-azure-may-fail-due-to-azure-throttling-of-disk-clones

LAPS Goes In-Guest into Windows:

https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/windows-it-pro-blog/by-popular-demand-windows-laps-available-now/ba-p/3788747

LAPS Update Issues:

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/microsoft/microsoft-windows-laps-is-incompatible-with-legacy-policies/

New Outlook for Windows Expands Support for Other Mail Services:

https://insider.office.com/en-us/blog/starting-to-support-third-party-accounts-in-new-outlook-for-windows-preview

MSIX Support Goes GA in Citrix DaaS:

https://www.citrix.com/blogs/2023/04/12/simplify-your-app-deployment-with-citrix-daas-and-microsoft-msix/?utm_source=twitter&utm_campaign=citrix%2520organic&utm_medium=social%2520media%2520organic

AWS Improves AI Technology:

https://aws.amazon.com/blogs/machine-learning/announcing-new-tools-for-building-with-generative-ai-on-aws/

Viewer Mode to Eliminate Need for App Masking of Office Apps:

https://stealthpuppy.com/m365apps-single-package/

Custom Domains Enter Preview for Citrix Workspace:

https://twitter.com/tberger80/status/1493208414616383489?s=46&t=R7qvgmzOYsC0-IJwjbdK9w

Edge Canary to Block Autoplay of Videos:

https://www.windowscentral.com/software-apps/browsing/microsoft-edge-just-brought-back-this-fan-favorite-feature-for-blocking-ads

Major Slow Down in PC Sales:

https://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prUS50565723

Default Print Screen Action to Change in Windows 11:

https://www.windowscentral.com/software-apps/windows-11/microsoft-is-changing-what-the-print-screen-key-does-on-windows-11-heres-how-to-change-it-back

Full Podcast Episode Guide:
5bytespodcast.com

Check out my site:
Rorymon.com

Twitter:
@Rorymon

Let's make virtualization easier!

Be amongst the first to know when I publish new reviews, guides and tools to simplify your projects.

By signing up, you agree to our Terms of Use and acknowledge the data practices in our Privacy Policy. You may unsubscribe at any time.