Romeo Mlinar, my friend and Hyper-V MVP from Croatia, asked me to speak at the Microsoft IT Pro User Group Zagreb at Microsoft Hrvatska on Monday evening April 24, 2017. Since I’m in Croatia and Bosnia for Microsoft NetWork/7 anyway, I might as well make myself useful. I’m delivering a 75-minute session on: Join Windows … Continue reading "I’m delivering a session at Microsoft Hrvatska in Zagreb this Monday"
Regular readers know I’ve been associated with the Dutch Networking User Group (Ngi-NGN) for almost seven years now. I’ve been speaking at their events, been a regular at their planning meetings and have helped others achieve the same goal as their Speaker Coach in the past. About Ngi-NGN Ngi-NGN is the organization that was … Continue reading "I'm an organizer of Ngi-NGN's Windows 10 and Windows Server 2016 event"
Yesterday, during its August Patch Tuesday, Microsoft released security update KB3178465 for Windows Authentication Methods, among other security-related updates. This update addresses two vulnerabilities in Microsofts implementation of its authentication methods in Active Directory scenarios: CVE-2016-3237 and CVE-2016-3300. About the vulnerabilities Microsoft Kerberos Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability (CVE-2016-3237) A security feature bypass vulnerability exists … Continue reading "Security Thoughts: Update for Windows Authentication Methods (KB3178465, MS16-101, CVE-2016-3237, CVE-2016-3300, Important)"
Three years ago, Adnan Hendricks and I attended the Belgian Community Day. Since then, this event has transformed into IT PROceed. Last year, at the second edition of ITPROceed, I presented on the Ten most common mistakes when deploying AD FS and Hybrid Identity in the Transform the Datacenter track. This year, I’m invited back … Continue reading "I’ll be speaking at ITPROceed 2016"
Yesterday, Microsoft issued a new Knowledgebase article for the brave people, like you ant me, that run Windows 10 Technical Preview, build 10041. It fixes a bug where the user name and password box might not appear on the sign-in screen. The situation You run the 32bit (x86) version of Windows 10 Technical Preview … Continue reading "KnowledgeBase: The user name and password box might not appear on the sign-in screen in Windows 10 Technical Preview"
I’m seeing lots of people adopting the Technical Previews of Windows 10 and Windows Server 2016 around me, and running Virtual Machines (VMs) on the built-in Hyper-V hypervisor seems to be among the scenarios tested thoroughly. Microsoft has issued a KnowledgeBase article detailing an update in the Integration Components (ICs) for Windows 7, Windows 8.1, … Continue reading "Running downlevel VMs on Windows 10 Hyper-V? Update the Integration Components"
Windows 10 brings a huge change when it comes to joining the trusted environment. How does the virtualization of the join change the security paradigm that we got so used to over the past decade. What happens to single sign-on and management of the workplace? Where are the new boundaries of the virtualized territory? How … Continue reading "Video: Join the Virtualized!"
Earlier today, Microsoft released a new preview for Windows 10, codenamed Technical Preview 2 and wearing build number 9926 (in proud lime green on navy blue, oh wait…) Windows 10 Technical Preview 2 You can download the Windows 10 Technical Preview 2 ISO files or install the Windows 10 Technical Preview update from the … Continue reading "Windows 10 Technical Preview 2 (Build 9926) is now available"