I have a WinRM setup in a domain environment using Kerberos authentication. I recently performed a routine network capture with WireShark and I was surprised to see some WinRM POST requests (on port 5985) originating from a server where no end-user has initiated such request. On both the source and target server WinRM is activated: ..
I believe windows is blocking uTorrent from downloading so I tried to follow this tutorial only to find I don’t even have the option. Why does my version of windows not have this option? Source: Windows..
My program needs to sometime temporarely load some sensitive text content into an std::string variable. It is undesirable to keep this content in memory when it is not needed anymore. Am I correct thinking that when a string is explicitly cleared by calling clear(), swapped with an empty string or just gone out of scope, ..
I have a question regarding using Windows Cryptography API: Next Generation (CNG) and especially the Microsoft Software Key Storage Provider for storing private keys and using it for encryption/decryption that I can’t seem to find a good answer for on the Internet. By using CNG for encryption operations the keys are never exposed to the ..
I’m currently writing my thesis on Microsoft Security and I need to do a State of the art of all the tools used for security in an On-Premise IT infrastructure. Do you know guys where I can see a list of all those tools or maybe some of them ? Thank you in advance for ..
I’m trying to make use of a feature described under Note 6. It tries to explain the usage of DMClientEnhancedAppLayerSecurity. In the first link, it says this: Server installs MDM Server Certificate using CertificateStore CSP under SystemMy path before enabling the feature. But there is no such path CertificateStore CSP, though looks like there are ..
I am currently taking classes for Cyber Security and having an issue. I have the following CVE (CVE-2017-8461) https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-8461 https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=2017-8461 There are two questions in my assignment that for the life of me, I am unable to ascertain from these links. I am not looking for the answers, but just helpful pointers so I can ..
I want to support older Windows versions, but non updated 7 and pre 7 operating systems do not support sha256 code signing, so they cannot detect that the executable/file is properly digitally signed. My questions are: How can i check if a system has this update (KB4474419) installed, or basically check if it supports sha256, ..
Given a password of 4 characters. _ _ _ _ ->each character is having the possibility of a to z i.e. a to z, a to z, a to z, a to z. Print all possible passwords for the given condition. Source: Windows Que..
As the question states, is it possible to send files via netcat to a machine on an external network? i.e. a user sending a file from their company network to their personal machine at home Source: Windows..