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Month: August, 2014

McGladrey security is downright awful

24 August, 2014 (11:32) | complaining, Mindless Blather, security | 1 comment

I have been forced to work with McGladrey for quite a while now in order to maintain our accounting server and clients. I like the guys doing the work, they are good at what they do and pleasant to work with. What I can’t stand is the lack of oversight McGladrey employees get when it […]

Lastpass is down. 8/12/2014

12 August, 2014 (09:17) | complaining, security | No comments

As of now, 9ish AM MST, 3 PM GMT, lastpass is still down for many users. Not all, I am in and working fine. Most my my company is not. Lastpass has not published my comment in the forums which is a little disappointing. It was very professional and offered some data points for them […]

Mid 2014 basic windows client hardening checklist

4 August, 2014 (11:22) | antivirus/spyware, security | No comments

This is the basic list, not anything fancy: Step 1. Remove crappy software first Step 2. Add good software second- Emet 5.0 Secunia PSI 3.0 Some paid antivirus or MS defender. Do not do free antivirus, if you believe the conspiracy theory crap go to another website. You are like the anti vaccine people. Install […]