How to Wipe a Microsoft Azure Virtual Disk Securely?

Virtual Hard Disk

If you are using any Cloud storage for hosting your data, then you will come to a situation where you need to securely remove the data from the cloud storage provider due to various reasons. Most of the cloud storage provider uses a multi-tenant service, which means multiple customer data stored on the same physical … Read more

Azure Storage – 403 error notifications when attempting to make storage calls

Microsoft Azure service down

Microsoft Azure Service issues Tracking ID: LN01-P8Z Summary of Impact: Starting approximately 19:00 UTC on March 15, 2021 customers may have encountered errors performing authentication operations for any Microsoft and third-party applications that depend on Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) for authentication. The Azure Portal, Microsoft Teams, Exchange, Azure Key Vault, SharePoint and other applications have recovered. Other applications are in the process of recovering and impacted customers will continue to receive updates regarding these. Preliminary Root Cause: The preliminary analysis of this … Read more

What is Azure Blob Storage?

Azure Blob storage is Microsoft’s object storage solution for the cloud. Blob storage allows Microsoft Azure to store arbitrarily large amounts of unstructured data and serve them to users over HTTP and HTTPS. Blobs are grouped into “containers” that are tied to user accounts. Azure Storage capacity is virtually limitless. It uses a pay-as-you-go model, … Read more