George Chetcuti’s Blog

Last Updated on 28 Aug. 2014, Total: 538 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
152 General 23 June 2014
37 Implementation 10 July 2014
22 Monitoring 26 Aug. 2014
168 News 28 Aug. 2014
94 Products 28 Aug. 2014
35 Security 25 Aug. 2014
5 Troubleshooting 2 May 2012
16 Virtualization 23 June 2014
  1. Operation DeputyDog Analysis

    Operation DeputyDog campaign leveraged a zero-day vulnerability in Microsoft Internet Explorer... Read More

  2. Operations Engineer Guidebook

    The field of operations engineering covers a wide variety of topics. Ops School will guide you through all of these skill sets from beginner to expert... Read More

  3. Oracle releases patch for vulnerabilities in Java 7

    Oracle has issued an out-of-cycle patch for vulnerabilities in Java 7 that have been widely exploited to spread malware. This Security Alert addresses security issues CVE-2012-4681 (US-CERT Alert TA12-240A and Vulnerability Note VU#636312) and two other vulnerabilities affecting Java running in web browsers on desktops. These vulnerabilities are not applicable to Java running on servers or standalone Java desktop applications... Read More

  4. Osterman Research Short Survey

    We are conducting a short survey with Osterman Research on key systems deployed in organizations of all sizes. If you are involved in messaging and related issues for your organization, we invite you to participate in this survey... Read More

  5. Outage Analyzer

    Track Web Service Outages in Real Time... Read More

  6. Outages by various cloud providers have been more common than security breaches

    Although, we continuously talk about security or the lack of it, the main threat to Cloud computing are power outages according to a Gartner analyst! Outages by various cloud providers have been more common than security breaches, Gartner says, but few businesses are prepared for them. Companies can suffer data losses during power outages which as we have seen in... Read More

  7. Outlook Web App for Android

    Microsoft launches a pre-release of its Outlook Web App (OWA) for Google’s Android operating system. OWA for Android is available on selected devices... Read More

  8. PCI Publishes PCI DSS and PA-DSS Version 3.0

    On November 07, 2013 the PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC), an open, global forum for the development of payment card security standards, published version 3.0 of the PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) and Payment Application Data Security Standard (PA-DSS)... Read More

  9. Parallels launches Parallels Desktop 10 for Mac

    Parallels just released Parallels Desktop 10 for Mac and Parallels Desktop 10 for Mac Enterprise Edition, the industry-leading software for running Windows applications on Macs... Read More

  10. PassiveDNS Tool

    PassiveDNS sniffs traffic from an interface or reads a pcap-file and outputs the DNS-server answers to a log file... Read More

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