George Chetcuti’s Blog

Last Updated on 19 Dec. 2014, Total: 589 Blog Posts

With a career spanning more than 23 years in IT, George Chetcuti has hands-on experience on HP high-end UNIX setups, Windows high-availability clusters and cloud computing. He has overseen various network projects and managed IT departments. The aim of this blog is to address various network related issues and topics from networking concepts to hands-on tasks for the community of network administrators, where your comments and suggestions are always welcome. He also writes about Windows 7 in the little free time he has at www.windows7library.com.

9 Command-line 10 Sept. 2013
154 General 27 Nov. 2014
40 Implementation 4 Dec. 2014
23 Monitoring 16 Oct. 2014
192 News 19 Dec. 2014
94 Products 28 Aug. 2014
56 Security 16 Dec. 2014
5 Troubleshooting 2 May 2012
16 Virtualization 23 June 2014
  1. DNS configuration best practice

    Poorly configured DNS servers are being exploited in denial of service attacks against third-parties. Don't let your organization assets participate in such attacks! The REN-ISAC wants to raise awareness and drive change concerning common network and domain name system (DNS) configurations that fall short of accepted best practice. The REN-ISAC mission is to aid and promote cyber security operational protection... Read More

  2. Security Logging in an Enterprise

    The logging diverging requirements, along with resource contention, make it worthwhile to consider a separate high-integrity data store for sole use of Computer Incident Response Teams... Read More

  3. DDoS attack visualization

    VideoLAN developer Ludovic Fauvet turned a recent DDoS attack on VideoLAN's server into a Logstalgia video that shows an amazing, one-sided fight between thousands of requests, with the web server desperately trying to keep them all at bay... Read More

  4. May’s Newsletters Teaser

    Salient points from ISAserver.org, VirtualizationAdmin.com, MSExchange.org, WindowsNetworking.com and WindowsSecurity.com monthly newsletters... Read More

  5. Patch Management as a Service

    Keep software up-to-date the easy way – Patch Management in GFI Cloud... Read More

  6. Simple script to email users when Quotas are met

    PSotD: Emailing Users When Quota Warning Met... Read More

  7. Beginning of the end of Windows Live Messenger

    Microsoft thanks all Messenger customers and invites them to upgrade to Skype!... Read More

  8. April's Newsletters Teaser

    Salient points from ISAserver.org, VirtualizationAdmin.com, MSExchange.org, WindowsNetworking.com and WindowsSecurity.com monthly newsletters... Read More

  9. MSExchange.org Webinar: The Hidden Costs of Email Management

    Join J. Peter Bruzzese, Microsoft Certified Trainer and CIO and CoFounder of ClipTraining on Wednesday, March 27, 2013 for a live MSExchange.org webinar, sponsored by Kroll Ontrack. In this complimentary 45 minute Webinar, you will discover:... Read More

  10. Unitrends Unveils Six Secrets Most Backup Vendors Don’t Want You to Know - Part 1

    Have you ever had the feeling that you were left in the dark on something while everyone around you was in the know?... Read More

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