During our May Tech Talk meetings one of my summertime recommended tasks was for everyone to find and eliminate “zombie” servers. Zombie servers are servers which theoretically are retired, but yet that somehow still exist, turned on, in your network.
When something goes sideways in our technical worlds some of the first questions we get asked, after “when is XXXX going to be back up”, is “what happened?” and “why did it happen?” For sure if the event in question is a security or data breach event the urgency to answer these questions ratchets up […]
**Note – Client tech directors in Dutchess County got a preview of this Tuesday so if you are in that group you may skip the rest of this note and go on to your next e-mail. For the rest of you please read on** On Tuesday, May 29th, I received an updated alert from US-CERT […]