• Delete local user account using scripts

    Someone prior me added a account called Admin and added this user into Local PC administrator group. All the PC's are in domain. But the company IT security department wants me to delete the user account Admin from the local computer. I know I can delete it by logging locally into each...

    Open12365 pointsBadges:
  • FTP Works Internally, Not Externally

    Server sitting in DMZ off Firewall on a different network. When one FTPs to it from a machine inside the Firewall, the connection is made and one can upload, download and modify files. When one FTPs from a source on an external network the log in proceeds as it should, but the proper directories...

    Stevesz2,015 pointsBadges:
  • Password at boot screen.

    I came home this evening to be confronted with my son asking about my password for my laptop. I have never used a password of any type. I tried booting it as soon as it passes the first boot screen it asks for a password. Blue screen ten digits. I downloaded the manufactures passwords and some...

    Broosterb125 pointsBadges:
  • Should the design cycle of new products include an analysis of security vulnerabilities?

    Black Hat 2013 was a tension filled affair.In addition to National Security Agency Director General Keith B. Alexander defending U.S. surveillance of American citizens, claiming it's a necessity in a world threatened by what he called "terrorists among us," SeungJin "Beist" Lee showed attendees the...

    Chris Leonard4,300 pointsBadges:
  • How do you see the future of online privacy shaping out?

    With the Edward Snowden/NSA controversy becoming one of the hottest topics this summer, this has led many countries (the U.S. in particular) to re-examine their surveillance laws. There are even reports that people are altering their online habits in light of the NSA revelations, while several tech...

    Michael Tidmarsh28,540 pointsBadges:
  • Registry files in Windows server 2003

    Where are the registry files stored in Windows 2003? Can they be modified offline with a boot disk? Can we backup and restore them offline as well? If so is this a security issue? Can someone inject a registry entry with a username and password?

    TeachMeIT975 pointsBadges:
  • Accessing workgroup computers

    I can see many computers in my networkplaces under workgroup, but if I try to access them, it shows that path to the following computer is not accessible. Please help and tell me how to access all the computers in the workgroup (i.e, a hack to access to all computers and browse contents in that...

    Madevil5 pointsBadges:
  • How to remove the password before Windows XP Pro boots

    There is this laptop that prompts for a password before XP boots. I am seeking a way that this password can be removed. its quite irritating and since the password was set by someone else it is a cumbersome password to remember. Thanks in advance.

    GK30 pointsBadges:
  • how to prevent show hidden File

    How can I prevent the showing of a hidden file? I don't want users to be able to edit them.

    Alaa5 pointsBadges:
  • RUNAS error: Unable to acquire user password

    I am trying to write a VBScript that will use local admin rights to run another script. However, for some reason I can't get the RUNAS command to take the password. I am including my script below: set WshShell = CreateObject("WScript.Shell") WshShell.Run ("%comspec% /k RUNAS...

    OozleFinch0 pointsBadges:
  • Logon script to modifiy computer description to reflect username

    Hi, as the title suggests we're looking for a way to track whose logged onto what machine, and a simple script solution would be ideal, basically something to modify the computer description field to reflect the username or fullname of the logged on user. Thanks

    Yasb15 pointsBadges:
  • Is it time for your company to have cyber liability insurance?

    In a recent survey by the Ponemon Institute, companies now view cyber security risks as outweighing natural disasters and other major business risks. Along those lines, with data breaches becoming such a huge liability, 31% of companies have cyber liability policies in place. Is it time for your...

    Michael Tidmarsh28,540 pointsBadges:
  • Setting up VPN on Sonicwall Pro

    I need help setting up VPN on a Sonicwall Pro 2040, SonicOS Enhanced 4.0.0.2-51e. I've never set something up like this before. Will be greatly appreciated if someone would help.

    Jsuarez145 pointsBadges:
  • Adding system units tape drive to the encryption configuration

    An idea how to add the system units tape drive to the encryption configuration. We have TS3200 tape library with 4 drives and encryption status is ON.

    Mani1017130 pointsBadges:
  • HD Host Encryption

    Is HD HOST automatically encrypted when connected to another machine computer?

    Wideopen5 pointsBadges:
  • Receiving mail on Exchange 2007

    How to prevent users from receiving mail on Exchange 2007?

    Einavdi5 pointsBadges:
  • Dell Laptop BIOS password reset

    How to reset the dell labtop bios password

    Asbinita5 pointsBadges:
  • How do you increase the primary partion size in Win2K Pro

    I am running into space issues on a Win2K Pro desktop. How can I expand the primary partion (C: drive) to utilize unused space on another drive (on the same physical disk)? I do also have a second physical disk with space available if a solution exists using that option. Could I solve the space...

    Anannymouse0 pointsBadges:
  • Changing ISP and re-configure the Server-firewall

    Hi all, I'm usually on the programing side but due to our small company changing our ISP, I need to resolve why we can't access the internet only from our clients/workstation. So this is the data I have: i. Current setup we have is: 1 Windows server 2003 (with Exchange on it for emails), the Server...

    AviZ200710 pointsBadges:
  • Is the government heading in the right direction to take on cybersecurity?

    Many experts have called the past few months the "summer of cybersecurity" after the tide of online risk continues to become a worldwide concern. This week, the federal government took steps to improve online security as the U.S. Department of Homeland Security announced a $6 billion contract with...

    Michael Tidmarsh28,540 pointsBadges:

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