Tagged: administrators

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Mad March Meltdown! Microsoft’s patch for a patch for a patch may need another patch

Days after Microsoft released its third attempt at a fix for the Meltdown security vulnerability in Intel’s modern processors, system administrators say many of their 64-bit Windows 7 and Server 2008 R2 boxes are still unable to be properly patched. Pseudo-anonymous Reg reader Lawrence Birdman, who …

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Detailed logging of administrator actions on Windows Server 2008 r2

I want to log all actions of the administrators on the server. I changed Computer Configuration | Windows Settings | Security Settings | Advanced Audit Policy Configuration | System Audit Policies | Account Management | User Account Management to Success and Failure which logs the account …

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Patch LOSE-day: Microsoft secures servers of the world. By disconnecting them

Microsoft’s Tuesday patch-fest may have reacted quite negatively with Windows Server 2008 R2 running VMware, leaving servers offline and administrators scrambling to recover … The issue appears isolated to Windows Server 2008 R2 installations, with those running VMware VMs particularly hard hit.

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