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PsExec: The SysAdmin’s Swiss Army Knife

PsExec is a powerful command-line utility that allows managing, administering, and configuring remote Windows hosts. Learn more about PsExec, and how it can be used. Read the post here: PsExec: The SysAdmin’s Swiss Army Knife … [Read more...]

Is SCP More Secure Than SFTP?

No. Fastest completion time ever OR maybe we need to go into more detail? Okay, to explain my conclusion, I need to go back to the origins of both protocols. … [Read more...]

3 New Technologies That Will Make IT’s Life Easier in 2020

The future is here and now! These are the top 3 new technologies that will make IT's life that much easier in 2020. … [Read more...]

Part 5 – Getting Started with Azure Automation: Executing Runbooks and Logging

In this article, we’ll look at the ways to publish your draft runbook and to trigger it to run manually and linking it to a schedule. We’ll also look at how we can check the logs of the previous runbook executions. … [Read more...]

Part 4 – Getting Started with Azure Automation: Testing Draft Runbooks

In this article, we’ll prepare the test automation project and I’ll show you how to use these assets to test our draft runbook. … [Read more...]

Protecting Local Credentials with LAPS

One of the most significant issues faced in a Microsoft Windows environment is the ability to steal credentials and utilize these credentials to move throughout the network laterally. … [Read more...]

Setting Up A Persistent SSH Tunnel

Adversaries can utilize MITM attacks to steal credentials, even when they are protected by SSL. … [Read more...]

Getting Started with Azure Automation: Introduction

One of the most popular automation tools is Azure Automation and this will be a series of posts covering the introduction to Azure Automation, creating automation runbooks, dealing with assets, testing and publishing runbooks. … [Read more...]

3 Data Backup Tools Worth Considering

If you are a small or medium business, you may have left your data backups in the hands of outside help or, even worse, to chance. … [Read more...]

Using Make Me Admin for Administrator Privilege

In this article, we discuss how to grant users simple admin rights temporarily like installing software. This helps keep IT from getting bogged down. … [Read more...]