Cryptographic software

Exchange 2013 – Failed to detect the BitLocker state for EDS log drive ‘C:\’

BitLocker is a feature in Windows Server 2012 (and newer) for encrypting the hard drive. Most organizations are not required to encrypt the data on the server hard drives and to my experience, very few organizations choose to do so unless they are forced to do so. Therefore, to the surprise of many of us, the Windows Event Log starts filling up with BitLocker related messages on the Exchange 2013 servers after installing Cumulative Update 7 (CU7) for Exchange Server…

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Bleeding Heart – The Pine Beetle edition, explained.

By this time you read this, you will already heard about the latest security outbreak called ‘Bleeding Heart’. Don’t worry, we are not going to discuss the vulnerability in the OpenSSL code as that has been well covered in the media already. Rather, we’d like to draw your attention to commonalities between this outbreak, and… the Pine Beetle. As our world is slowly coming to terms with (and proven many times, even in the past few months), it is impossible…

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