I have one windows laptop that I use only for ECU/ECM tuning/mapping, programming radios and any other devices I have that require windows based software. I probably use it 2-3 times a year at the very most. Every time I fire it up I find myself in a 1 hour updating dance just to use it for 3 minutes worth of work.
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Next Steps: We understand how incredibly impactful and unacceptable this is and apologize deeply. We are continuously taking steps to improve the Microsoft Azure Platform and our processes to help ensure such incidents do not occur in the future. In the September incident we indicated our plans to “apply additional protections to the Azure AD service backend SDP system to prevent the class of issues identified here."