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. Open and Free Internet – net neutrality

    No blocking, no throttling, no paid prioritization, more transparency. The Internet is perhaps the most open network in history, and we have to keep it that way... Read More

  2. Netwrix Helps MSP’s Strengthen Security and Streamline Compliance for the Entire IT Infrastructure

    Netwrix Announces New MSP Partner Program Enabling Managed Service Provider Customers with Advanced Change and Configuration Auditing Solutions... Read More

  3. Exploiting ‘Win32k.sys Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability’ on Windows 8.1

    This paper (by Moritz Jodeit) analysis a zero-day privilege escalation vulnerability on Windows, and demonstrates how the vulnerability can be successfully exploited on Windows 8 and Windows 8.1... Read More

  4. How Secure is TextSecure?

    Security researchers from the German Gortz Institute for IT Security (Ruhr University Bochum) present the first complete description of TEXTSECURE’s complex cryptographic protocol and a thorough security analysis of TEXTSECURE... Read More

  5. Nearly 3 in 4 IT Professionals Report that SIEM Solutions Don’t Reduce Security Incidents

    Netwrix survey of 800 IT professionals finds that the majority of companies still don’t have complete visibility into what is going on across their IT infrastructures... Read More

  6. November Newsletters Teaser

    Topics covered in CloudComputingAdmin.com, VirtualizationAdmin.com, MSExchange.org, WindowsNetworking.com and WindowSecurity.com monthly newsletters... Read More

  7. Parallels Mac Management for Microsoft SCCM Update

    Latest version enables even better management of Mac computers in corporate environments, with improved security capabilities that allow for control over Mac computers... Read More

  8. Extend your AD to the Cloud

    Amazon AWS Directory Service allows you to connect to an existing on-premises directory... Read More

  9. What's new in GFI WebMonitor 2015?

    GFI WebMonitor 2015 has been rebuilt from scratch for faster performance, scalability, configurability and cleaner user interface... Read More

  10. FlowBAT - Flow Analysis GUI

    Network Flow data provides a significant amount of context with minimal storage overhead providing historical data that can account for every connection into and out of your network, but its adoption has been slowed because most of the tools available for performing flow data analysis can be challenging to use... Read More

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