Security

Gmail Compromised?

Google Gmail

I just opened one of my Gmail account and immediately received a security message from Google stating suspicious activity had been taking place. The message stated that the following IP addresses had recently accesses my Gmail Account:

* Unknown United States (DC) (174.129.64.58)
* Unknown United States (FL) (174.129.111.146)

WordPress Malware Attacks

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Over the past several weeks WordPress has been attacked on several hosting providers. Recent attacks alters files within WordPress that redirects visitors from your site to a malware site.

Sucuri Security has posted instructions on how to remove the infected code from your WordPress site. The instructions to remove the infected code is as follows:

Duplicate Computer SIDs on a Network, is it OK?

I have always been trained that it is essential that every computer on your network MUST have a unique SID (Computer Security Identifier). In today’s world of re-imaging computers, changing the SID is always the first step taken. I have a post that discusses using NewSID to easily change the SID on a server.

Use RoboCopy to Move Folders from One Server to Another

am in the processing of replacing a server that is ready for retirement. It is necessary for me to move the information from the old server (server A) to the new server (server B). Traditional Copy and Paste will not work because it will only copy the files, not the creation dates, security etc. Here is how I accomplished the task.

To properly copy all of the information I used Robocopy.