Specops password dictionary overview and best practice

As long as users continue using common/predictable passwords, dictionary attacks will continue to work. However, hackers are not the only ones who can take advantage of password predictability. The best protection against a dictionary attack is using a dictionary... Read More

O365 attacks continue exploiting your weakest link

With more than 120 million active users, Office (O365) is a frontrunner in the cloud service popularity contest. Consequently, its users are equally popular with hackers. For IT pros, storing data in the cloud means a bigger attack surface,... Read More

Group Policy Caching

How things work: Group Policy Caching

The release of Windows 8.1 and Server 2012 R2 introduced a new Group Policy concept called Group Policy Caching. Its purpose is to reduce the time it takes to perform certain scenarios for synchronous foreground Group Policy refresh. Here’s... Read More