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Deploying a Simple Open Source SIEM


Introduction There is a lot going on today in a modern network. The ability to visualize, search, and react to security events is critical. A SIEM (Security Information and Event Management) is typically used to meet these needs. There are a lot of SIEM solutions out there and it can be a very complex topic. However, there are some open-source solutions that can meet your needs. This blog will walk your though the process of deploying and some basic usage of an open source solution called the Elastic Stack. The Elastic stack is a great platform used for many different [...]

Deploying a Simple Open Source SIEM2020-04-23T16:59:25+00:00

Upgrading 2008 R2 Domain Controllers


June 27, 2019 Upgrading 2008 R2 Domain Controllers - WST With Microsoft ending support for Windows Server 2008 R2 on January 14, 2020, related anxiety-induced reluctance and procrastination are completely understandable reactions to the required upgrade - especially for anyone never having performed a domain uplift or migration.  Here are a few nuggets of wisdom to help you on the journey: Use Windows Server 2012 R2 (end of support Oct. 2023) or Windows Server 2016 (end of support Jan. 2027). Windows Server 2019 is also available; however, it is a newer release (November 2018) and has not [...]

Upgrading 2008 R2 Domain Controllers2019-07-18T14:19:15+00:00
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