Security Monitoring with Powershell – Ensuring Windows Firewall Integrity

2019-12-02T14:03:57+00:00December 2nd, 2019|

Though you can get products that replace or enhance the built-in firewall on Windows machines, there are still signficant amounts of agents that rely on the Windows Firewall as the last line of defense between the outside world and one of your workstations. Getting the state of the firewalls is not as easy as you would think as it's [...]

Security Monitoring with Powershell – Dangerous group memberships

2019-11-12T21:43:11+00:00November 12th, 2019|

This is the first in hopefully what will become a series of blog posts that less focus on monitoring explicitly with ConnectWise Automate, but more on security monitoring that all MSPs can use in conjunction with their own RMM. I've been writing Powershell for monitoring for many years now, but the inspiration to present it like this came from [...]

Mini Powershell Project – Extract individual pricing information for Action Pack from all Language Codes

2017-02-02T02:15:14+00:00February 2nd, 2017|

After reading a post on Reddit about there being different prices for the Action Pack for different languages, I decided to whip up a Powershell script that looped through all the language identifiers and extracted the bit of text I needed from each page. It's probably possible to extract the currency, but given different languages etc I didn't think [...]