Why You Have to Eliminate Local Administrator Rights

Welcome to the second installment of, “Weekly Tech Tidbits”.    This week I am going to answer a very common question, “Why do we have to remove local Administrator rights to workstations?” The answer is quite simple. Almost every single attack on your network begins on a workstation.

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US-CERT – Indicators Associated With WannaCry Ransomware

Systems Affected Microsoft Windows operating systems Overview According to numerous open-source reports, a widespread ransomware campaign is affecting various organizations with reports of tens of thousands of infections in as many as 74 countries, including the United States, United Kingdom, Spain, Russia, Taiwan, France, and Japan.

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Microsoft’s Education Presentation

Today Microsoft made some announcements regarding education.  At the core of the announcements was the announcement of Windows 10 S on $189 laptops that are coming this summer.  Windows 10 S gets it applications from the Windows Store.   Windows 10 S is considered Microsoft’s answer to Google Chromebooks.

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