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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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How can I tell the version of HyperVisor from inside Windows VM?

Hello: Is there a way to tell from inside a Windows Server 2016 VM which version of Hyper-V it is running on? I am launching new Server 2016 VMs and need to know what version of Hyper-V I am running on so I can license properly. The VM has to figure out if it is running on 2012r2 or 2016. If it is on …

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Windows Server 2008R2 Abruptly changes date and time

Over the weekend we had an issue where the PDC emulator changed time to January 12th, 2018 abruptly. The server is connected to 2 Symmetricom NTP appliances that are correct and syncing properly. Logs unfortunately do not identify the cause, just that it happened. As this affect authentication it is …

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