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Nov
6
asked Make Apache or IIS add a header if a certain query string is present
Oct
21
answered What prevents you from upgrading to newer operating system versions?
Aug
23
accepted DNSMasq swallows local A-entries
Aug
22
comment Dump Microsoft SQL Server database to an SQL script
Just remember to go into advanced options and tell it to script not just the schema, but also the data.
Aug
21
asked DNSMasq swallows local A-entries
Mar
15
answered Periodic spiky CPU usage by winlogon / LogonUI
Mar
15
accepted Periodic spiky CPU usage by winlogon / LogonUI
Mar
4
comment Ban IP address based on X number of unsuccessful login attempts?
I think it’s because I’m not using Network Level Authentication, so every login attempt spins up a logon UI to actually present to the attacker through a remote desktop session. I can see why that might be expensive.
Mar
2
comment Ban IP address based on X number of unsuccessful login attempts?
On my AWS small instance, 1 attempt every 4 seconds is enough to consume 50% CPU. Pretty crap if you ask me...
Feb
28
awarded  Benefactor
Feb
28
comment Can I set a “deny” rule on a Windows privilege?
@RyanRies Fortunately, unlike forums this place actually welcomes keeping everything in one place, regardless of how old the question is.
Feb
28
accepted Can I set a “deny” rule on a Windows privilege?
Feb
25
comment Periodic spiky CPU usage by winlogon / LogonUI
What's a "session" in this context - an open connection to the database?
Feb
22
awarded  Promoter
Feb
16
asked Periodic spiky CPU usage by winlogon / LogonUI
Feb
8
accepted Missing “Delivered-To” header in qmail
Jan
19
awarded  Critic
Jan
19
comment Any benefit or detriment from removing a pagefile on an 8GB RAM machine?
"Removing pagefile entirely can cause more disk thrashing." - you did not explain exactly how having a page file makes any difference in this scenario.
Dec
23
accepted Does Windows Server 2008 software RAID-5 protect against bad clusters?
Dec
23
asked Does Windows Server 2008 software RAID-5 protect against bad clusters?