<img height="1" width="1" style="display:none" src="https://www.facebook.com/tr?id=1678611822423757&amp;ev=PageView&amp;noscript=1">
Defrag This

| Read. Reflect. Reboot.

Posted on 08.17.18 by Jeff Edwards

NSA Adviser Lists The Top Culprits for Nation State Hacking at DEF CON

The former chief of the NSA’s elite Tailored Access Operations Unit told DEF CON attendees who the top culprits for Nation State attacks are, and the results won’t surprise you at all. Except that he left the US off the list…

Posted on 08.17.18 by Mark Towler

Manage Virtual Machines On-Premises and in the Public Cloud

Virtualization is becoming more and more popular among IT communities, and with good reason. But that popularity will require a greater level of vigilance as well.

Posted on 08.16.18 by Adam Bertram

The Infamous Double-Hop Problem in PowerShell

In this article, we will discuss how to get around the infamous double-hop problem in PowerShell. It's easier than you think.

Posted on 08.15.18 by Greg Mooney

DEF CON 26 Highlights US Electronic Voting Machines Security Flaws

DEF CON 26 is over, but more questions than answers remain. After all we've seen, are electronic voting machines really the best and safest way to cast our votes?

Posted on 08.06.18 by Nate Lewis

The Real Cost of File Transfer Software

We’re living in the age of information. In both the world of the enterprise and in our own personal lives, we expect speed first and foremost. The exchange of data between customers, employees, and partners is become a critical component of business operations. Shadow IT...

Posted on 08.03.18 by Jeff Edwards

Defrag This: Prepping For Black Hat and DEF CON

It's conference season, and we're right around the corner from two of the biggest InfoSec conferences in the world: BlackHat and DEF CON. In this episode of Defrag This our fearless hosts discuss their preparations for the hacker cons, what they're looking forward to,...

Posted on 08.01.18 by Adam Bertram

3 PowerShell Tips for Systems Administrators and Developers

In this article, we provide three tips to help you become more efficient with PowerShell commands. We will specifically cover how to streamline your efforts in searching for text inside of strings, transforming MSQL data into both XML and JSON, and building XML schemas.

Posted on 07.30.18 by Greg Mooney

Defrag This - How to Prepare for a HIPAA Audit

Nobody likes to be audited. It’s invasive and unpleasant, but being prepared for it can make the process much easier.

Posted on 07.27.18 by Jeff Edwards

A Sysadmin Survival Guide for Sysadmin Day 2018

Today marks the 18th Sysadmin day since it was first founded by Ted Kekatos on July 28th, 2000. In honor of Sysadmin day, we present to you the Sysadmin Survival Guide, a collection of the best sysadmin resources from here at Defrag This aimed at giving you a fighting...

Posted on 07.24.18 by Joe Hewitson

Five Top Soft Spots in Healthcare IT Security

Healthcare IT continues to be a poster child for enterprise security at large. Infosecurity Magazine reported that healthcare data breaches rose 63% over the prior year. It's clear that health care is a common target for cybercriminals, but in what specific areas of...

Free Trials

Getting started has never been easier. Download a trial today.

Download Free Trials

Contact Us

Let us know how we can help you. Focus on what matters.

Send Us a Note

Subscribe to our Blog

Let’s stay in touch! Register to receive our blog updates.