Tag: Security

How to drag shortcuts into Administrator Prompt

How to drag shortcuts into Administrator Prompt

If you normally have programs running in an elevated state (by using Run As Administrator), you can't drag and drop files from explorer into it. ... Read More

PSA: Protect your WordPress Site

PSA: Protect your WordPress Site

I have woken up before and NOT found my website and have been horrified! This is what I thought of when I saw a fellow ... Read More

PSA: The NSA says PATCH your Windows machines

PSA: The NSA says PATCH your Windows machines

It’s not often that the NSA feels so compelled about a 3rd party patch that it makes an official announcement on it’s website for the ... Read More

How to check if your Citrix Netscaler has been compromised by attackers

How to check if your Citrix Netscaler has been compromised by attackers

If you missed our blog post last week, there is a very serious exploit affecting Citrix Netscalers.  The exploit allows for attackers to gain access ... Read More

Are your Wyze Devices Safe?

Are your Wyze Devices Safe?

In the past few days, reports of a Wyze data breach have emerged.   It was first reported in a blog post by Twelve Security where ... Read More

PSA: Update your LastPass extensions NOW!

PSA: Update your LastPass extensions NOW!

Here is an important post folks.  Sam Jacobs sent over a note reminding me that there is a very serious security flaw in certain versions ... Read More

How to enable JIT (Just in Time) VM Access in Microsoft Azure

How to enable JIT (Just in Time) VM Access in Microsoft Azure

If you have Virtual Machines running on the Internet with Public IPs, you should know they are exposed to attacks from evil-doers.  If you have ... Read More

How to Setup Alexa Guard Mode and ADT Pulse to monitor your Smart Home

How to Setup Alexa Guard Mode and ADT Pulse to monitor your Smart Home

I was pretty excited when they announced Amazon Guard way back in September 2018.  I’m doubly excited now that it has finally been rolled out ... Read More

Restrict VMware Horizon Users from using UAG remotely

Restrict VMware Horizon Users from using UAG remotely

Today I was asked by a client if there was a way to restrict a group of users from accessing a VMware Horizon environment from ... Read More

How to manually upgrade your Synology Surveillance System firmware

How to manually upgrade your Synology Surveillance System firmware

Recently, my Home Assistant lost the ability to stream live feeds from my cameras.   The cameras attached to my Synology NVR1218 system still appeared fine ... Read More