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How to Secure the ISA Server Computer with Security Configuration Wizard

The Microsoft Windows Server 2003 operating system with Service Pack 1 (SP1) includes an attack surface reduction tool called the Security Configuration Wizard (SCW). Depending on the server role you select, the SCW determines the minimum functionality required, and disables functionality that is not required. When you install Windows Server 2003 SP1 on the ISA(…)

Windows XP Shortcuts

access.cpl – Accessibility Options hdwwiz.cpl – Add New Hardware Wizard appwiz.cpl – dd/Remove Programs timedate.cpl – Date and Time Properties desk.cpl – Display Properties inetcpl.cpl – Internet Properties joy.cpl – Joystick Properties main.cpl keboard – Keyboard Properties main.cpl – Mouse Properties ncpa.cpl – Network Connections ncpl.cpl – Network Properties telephon.cpl – Phone and Modem options(…)

DHS Releases Conficker/Downadup Computer Worm Detection Tool

Release Date: March 30, 2009 For Immediate Release Office of the Press Secretary Contact: 202-282-8010 The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced today the release of a DHS-developed detection tool that can be used by the federal government, commercial vendors, state and local governments, and critical infrastructure owners and operators to scan their networks(…)

How to Remove Old MSDE Log Databases in ISA 2004

Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration (ISA) Server 2004 includes the MSSQL$MSFW service, which is an instance of the Microsoft SQL Server Desktop Engine (MSDE 2000) that can be used for logging. By default, ISA Server 2004 saves the information in the Microsoft Firewall service and Web proxy logs in MSDE databases. Each database is stored(…)

How to Delete Cache Contents – Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2004

Microsoft® Internet Security and Acceleration (ISA) Server stores cached content in a cache content file, which is named Dir1.cdat and resides in the Urlcache folder on each drive that is configured for caching. A cache content file (.cdat file) is created when a drive is configured for caching. In addition, each time that the Microsoft(…)

Error Message: Page Cannot Be Displayed – Microsoft ISA Server

This behavior can occur because, by default, Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration (ISA) Server on Small Business Server 2000 and BackOffice Server 2000 is not configured to enable Firewall and SecureNAT client computers to access Web sites. The Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) redirector filter is used to enable both SecureNAT and Firewall clients access to(…)

20 most Important Tips about Windows XP

1. It boasts how long it can stay up. Go to the Command Prompt in the Accessories menu from the All Programs start button option, and then type ‘systeminfo’. The computer will produce a lot of useful info, including the uptime. If you want to keep these, type ‘systeminfo > info.txt’. This creates a file(…)

Can’t connect to MySQL server

A MySQL client on Unix can connect to the mysqld server in two different ways: By using a Unix socket file to connect through a file in the file system (default /tmp/mysql.sock), or by using TCP/IP, which connects through a port number. A Unix socket file connection is faster than TCP/IP, but can be used only when connecting(…)

How to set up time server in linux

The Network Time Protocol (NTP) is a protocol for synchronizing the clocks of computer systems over packet-switched, variable-latency data networks. NTP uses UDP port 123 as its transport layer. It is designed particularly to resist the effects of variable latency (Jitter).  Please also refer  How to Install and Configure The Network Time Protocol How to Sync(…)

How to Configure the ICS Host Computer – Windows 2003

The ICS host computer provides a connection through the second network adapter to the existing TCP/IP network. Log on as member of the Administrators group to set up the ICS host computer. Click Start, click Control Panel, and then click Network Connections. Right-click Local Area Connection (the network card that you just installed), and then(…)

How to Change the port and address in Usermin

 Usermin usually listens for connections on port 20000 on all of your system’s IP addresses. You may need to change the port though, perhaps because a firewall on your network only allows connections to web servers on the standard ports of 80 and 443. Changing the listening IP address can also be useful if your(…)