Microsoft Emails That Warned Customers of Russian Hacks Criticized For Looking Like Spam And Phishing

Summary:

  1. Microsoft is facing criticism for its notification emails about a data breach by Russian hackers, which resembled spam or phishing attempts.
  2. Cybersecurity experts, including former employee Kevin Beaumont, highlighted the confusing format and unfamiliar links in the emails.
  3. Many recipients reported confusion and sought confirmation through support channels, as the notifications weren’t posted in the Microsoft portal.

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