The International Organization for Standardization "(ISO) is an independent, non-governmental international organization with a membership of 164 national standards bodies...
Keys to the KingdomTime to install the Active Directory Domain Controllers, centralized user management, Group Policy, Single Sign On (SSO), deploy applications, among other fun. Active Directory is the foundation of any enterprise
Exploring MacchangerUsed it before, but nothing beyond changing the MAC, and moving on? In this lab, the macchanger command syntax is walked through. The purpose for these exploration labs, is to get familiar
SSH, I mean Shhhh, They're ListeningYou're going to need it, you're going to use it. SSH is one of the first applications I install and configure, when setting up a new Linux host.
Because, Sometimes you need a Remote GUI.I like RDP, it's familiar. I've used it forever. It has it's strengths, like ease of setup, and familiarity. It also has some weaknesses if not
OnDemand Videos I just wanted to bring to your attention that, the OnDemand Videos of the RSA Conference are available online.
What Is A Sandbox?A sandbox, in the physical world, is an environment that you have control over. For example, the sandbox may have a raised border to keep the sand separate from
Ready, Set, Go!The last two days, were spent preparing for RSAC. Making sure all the devices and external battery were charged. That all the cables, dongles, medicines, and snacks, were packed for
Right Around The Corner, But What Is It?The RSA Conference is a very large, annual security conference held in San Francisco. It's a great opportunity to see all the latest security products/
Veeam ExclusivesI'm excited and honored to announce that, I've been selected to be one of this years VeeamON Exclusive Bloggers! I plan on doing a lead up to the conference, as well, the
A free and open community of DFIR professionalsToday's Sip from the infoFireHose is a Slack Workspace focused on digital forensics and incident response. It's hosted by Demisto, though no vendor products are advertised
CCSP - Certified Cloud Security ProfessionalAs discussed in an earlier post, I elected for ISC2 training prior to the start of the RSA Conference. The CCSP crash course two-day was all day Sunday
PreconI posted about the RSA Conference early bird special pricing in late October and signed up for the conference at that time, but later I got approval and signed up for the ISC2
Journey and a New FriendThe next leg of my NetScaler journey began the first week of January. I attended in NetScaler Advanced Implementation in class training at the Unitek training facility in Fremont,
SavingsRegister for a Full Conference pass by November 4 and save $1,000 Last February, I attended the RSA Conference and BSides San Francisco and it was quite a first time experience for
Wait, you're supposed to manage changes?Change management, change tracking, change control, simple words that mean so many different things to people. Most companies have some process to manage changes to their environment.
Boot Time done four waysThere's usually more than one way to do things in IT and getting the last boot time in Windows is no different. Depending on OS Version, version of Powershell
Forensic Resource - PodcastIn this Sip from the infoFireHose I’m spotlighting Forensic Lunch Learn, Forensics with David Cowen and friends. Previously a weekly video podcast, it's now every two weeks. The podcast
Brakeing it DownThis spotlight is on the Brakeing Down Security Podcast by Bryan Brake and Brian Boettcher. A weekly podcast which averages an hour and hosts many interesting leading security professionals. Topics include
WSUSWikipedia defines WSUS as: "Windows Server Update Services (WSUS), previously known as Software Update Services (SUS), is a computer program developed by Microsoft Corporation that enables administrators to manage the distribution of updates
Time to Read ThisNetwork Time Protocol (NTP) is a timing protocol that allows time synchronization across devices on a network to the Coordinated Universal Time UTC time. NTP operates on UDP port 123.
Configuring Users And GroupsYou can add users with the web GUI configuration utility or at the NetScaler command prompt From the Web GUI configuration utilityIn the web GUI navigate to System > User