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Project Zero: How to Compromise the Enterprise Endpoint

A heap of critical vulnerabilities in Symantec Please re-evaluate your enterprise security products. Contact us for a complete assessment of your network and endpoints. Source: Project Zero: How to Compromise the Enterprise Endpoint

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Network Configuration Command Line / Automatic

Network config for Ubuntu 16.04. From the horse’s mouth. Source: NetworkConfigurationCommandLine/Automatic – Community Help Wiki

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Calendar added with “add by url” does not update? – Google Product Forums

I was having the hardest time trying to share my Exchange / Office365 calendar with a GMail user. No success until I came across this post. Halfway down ashrock said “Change the “http” in the ics file address to “webcal.”  Problem solved.”   Thanks ashrock! Google Groups allows you to create and participate in online […]

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Fix | Windows 10, “the connection cannot proceed because authentication is not enabled”

Ah security, the balance between not allowing access at all and allowing too much access. In Windows 10 Microsoft changed RDP’s defaults. They modified the default for “SecurityLayer… Source: Fix | Windows 10, “the connection cannot proceed because authentication is not enabled”

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Fix “Failed to send your message. Please try later or contact administrator by other way.” – Technoreply

Thanks to Technoreply for the simple fix. The contact form is now working! A few days ago I received a mail from a reader, notifying me that my contact form was not working. I use Contact Form 7 on my blog and I was very surprised by the fact that it was not working. It […]

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How to enable RemoteApp (via RDP 7.0) within VirtualBox or VMWare running Windows 7, Vista SP1+ or Windows XP SP3

Excellent information for configuring a terminal server to publish RemoteApps. Source: How to enable RemoteApp (via RDP 7.0) within VirtualBox or VMWare running Windows 7, Vista SP1+ or Windows XP SP3

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Configuring RemoteApps

Excellent information for configuring a terminal server to publish RemoteApps.  

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“‘Microsoft.Policies.Sensors.WindowsLocationProvider’ is already defined” error when you edit a policy in Windows

Quick fix to an annoying error in Group Policy Management Console. Fixes an issue that occurs when the central store contains the .admx files from Windows 10. Source: “‘Microsoft.Policies.Sensors.WindowsLocationProvider’ is already defined” error when you edit a policy in Windows

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NTFS Permissions and Home folders

You may experience that your domain users start to complain about not being able to access to their own files/documents in home folders. The problem could be triggered by a help desk or a file migration operation, and it may be solved by fixing/resetting permissions. Here is a recipe: https://www.itefix.net/content/fix-reset-windows-home-folder-permissions  

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vSphere 6.0 U1 | view topic

After upgrading our hosts to ESXi 6.0 U1, none of our Veeam jobs would run. After much searching, we found out that SSLv3 is disabled by default and is the reason the jobs weren’t completing. There are a couple of KBs describing the issue, but the quick and fast solution for us was to add […]

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