Speaking in Ciphers and other Enigmatic tongues…update!

Hi! Jim Tierney here again to talk to you about Cryptographic Algorithms, SCHANNEL and other bits of wonderment. My original post on the topic has gone through a rewrite to bring you up to date on recent changes in this space. So, your company purchases this new super awesome vulnerability and compliance management software suite,… Read more

Speaking in Ciphers and other Enigmatic tongues…

NOTE: This post has been completely revised and updated since its initial release in 2011.  Please see the newer version of this post here: http://blogs.technet.com/b/askds/archive/2015/12/08/speaking-in-ciphers-and-other-enigmatic-tongues-update.aspx Hi! Jim here again to talk to you about Cryptographic Algorithms, SChannel and other bits of wonderment. So, your company purchases this new super awesome vulnerability and compliance management software… Read more

Friday Mail Sack: Geek Week Edition

Hey all, Ned here again. Welcome back from Christmas, New Years, etc. Today we talk some BitLocker, SSL, DFS, FRS, MS news, and some geeky goo. Despite us being offline for the past few weeks, we weren’t deluged with new questions – glad you took some time off, you deserved it. Yoink! Bitlocker key backup… Read more