• The use of unencrypted LDAP poses a risk. It allows attackers to exploit a vulnerability to gain elevated privileges. These, in turn, can be used for man-in-the-middle attacks. Several LDAP settings can help admins protect their systems against these threats.

  • Webhooks, which send data in JSON format over HTTP, are ideal for informing systems about events. This can be used, for example, to notify Microsoft Teams about events and store them in an action card. Actions for problem solving can also be included.

  • Since Windows Server Update Services (WSUS) is an important part of the IT infrastructure it should run on a current operating system. The end of support for a version of Windows Server, as recently as 2008 R2, is a compelling reason for a migration. This guide shows how to move WSUS to a new machine.

  • It is a common practice for admins to receive alerts from monitoring tools or critical system messages via email or SMS. As an alternative, such notifications can be fed into Microsoft Teams to make their processing more efficient. This tutorial shows how to import data to Teams using PowerShell.

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