Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer with support for Windows 7 and Server 2008 R2

With the launch of Windows 7 Microsoft also released an updated version of the Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer also known as MBSA. The version is 2.1.1 which is indicating that this is basically just a minor revision of the previous Read More …

Server core configuration made easier on 2008-R2

Watch this video on TechnetEdge explaining simplified server core configuration with Server 2008-R2.

Server 2008 R2 survival guide

Microsoft has published the Sever 2008 R2 survival guide which is a useful collection of resource links related to Windows Server 2008 R2. You can download the Windows Server 2008 R2 Documentation Survival Guide from here

Windows 7 – Applocker needs a 2008 R2 DC

Yesterday evening I looked at some of the new features within Windows 7. So at some stage I wanted to see Applocker running. I spend about an hour reviewing my settings, checking GPO processing until I went back to the Read More …