Security

A collection of 22 posts

Jul 24, 2018

Install OpenSSH on Ubuntu 18.04

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.

Jul 24, 2018

Install xRDP on Ubuntu 18.04

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

Apr 16, 2018

RSA Conference 2018 Day One

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

Apr 5, 2018

RSA Conference 2018 Are You Going?

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/

Feb 14, 2017

RSA Conference CCSP Crash Course A Review

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

Oct 20, 2016

RSA Conference Savings Early Bird

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

Aug 3, 2016

Change Management Change Your Evil Ways!

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.

Oct 19, 2015

What is WSUS? Windows Server Update Services

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

Jan 14, 2015

What is NTP? Network Time Protocol

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.