Forwarding a message as an attachment using Graph or REST

There isn’t currently an easy way to forward a message as an attachment using REST, as the message: forward command does not have this option.  However, with the beta API, it is now possible to forward as attachment using the following technique.  Note that it is only possible to retrieve the MIME content of the…


Azure Service Fabric Troubleshooting Guides

We are excited to open source our troubleshooting guides! Please check them out on Github and contributions are welcome. As a team that builds and operates Service Fabric at massive scale, hosting millions of microservices internally within Microsoft for over a decade, we’ve learned a lot of patterns on how to quickly troubleshoot and mitigate common incidents….


Top 5 Mobile App Security Failures and How To Prevent Them

This is a guest post by Brian C Reed, Chief Mobility Officer at NowSecure. In the race to get innovative new mobile apps or cool new features added to existing mobile apps out the door faster, secure coding practices in mobile app development aren’t always at the top of every developer’s list. In fact, our…


August 2018 Security and Quality Rollup

Today, we are releasing the August 2018 Security and Quality Rollup.  This release also addressed the July issues explained in 4345913 and Blog Advisory. Security CVE-2018-8360 – Windows Information Disclosure Vulnerability This update resolves an information disclosure vulnerability in Microsoft .NET Framework that could allow an attacker to access information in multi-tenant environments. The vulnerability is caused…


C++ development with Docker containers in Visual Studio Code

Containers allow developers to package up an application with all the parts it needs, such as libraries and other dependencies, and ship it all out as one image. This is especially useful for C++ cross-platform development – with containers you can choose to target a platform that runs on a completely different operating system than…


Python in Visual Studio 2017 version 15.8

We have released the 15.8 update to Visual Studio 2017. You will see a notification in Visual Studio within the next few days, or you can download the new installer from visualstudio.com. In this post, we’re going to look at some of the new features we have added for Python developers: IntelliSense with type shed definitions,…


Registration is now open for Building Apps with Dynamics 365 Business Central

The Building Apps with Dynamics 365 Business Central course is designed for helping solution architects and developers on designing and developing extensions for Dynamics 365 Business Central. Participants will get an overview and in-depth information about the technical aspects involved in designing a great app or extension. REGISTER NOW Date: September 17-20 Location: Cliftons Sydney…