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A New Year’s resolution for Windows administrators

Did you make your personal New Year’s resolution? How about your professional one? With 2018 now here, I suggest that all Windows administrators make a resolution to increase the security of their Active Directory, Windows Servers, and Windows workstations. This …

Active Directory 1 min read

2017 IT recap—Things we learned

2017 was full of new information, new technologies, and lessons learned. As I toured the world again, I was reminded of the commonality that the IT community around the world has. On the flip side, I was also reminded of …

Active Directory 3 min read

ManageEngine: 2017 at a glance

For ManageEngine, 2017 can be largely defined by one of our favorite C.S. Lewis quotes: “You are never too old to set another goal, or to dream a new dream.” We began the year with a goal; a goal to …

ManageEngine 2 min read

Keeper leaves Windows 10 systems vulnerable to password theft

Keeper password manager

Microsoft just recently rolled out Patch Tuesday updates for December 2017, but there’s already another exploit that needs to be patched.Thanks to a vulnerability in Keeper, a third-party password management application that comes bundled with new versions of Windows 10, …

Desktop Central 2 min read

Introducing Windows file server backup and restoration

We’re excited to announce the latest version of RecoveryManager Plus. Windows file server backups lead the way in this new release, giving admins like you a way to secure your enterprise data from any kind of attack or disaster.

Here’s …

RecoveryManager Plus 1 min read

GDPR preparation—Testing       

GDPR compliance auditing will be new to many organizations that have never been under a compliance regulation before. Therefore, many of the logistics around the preparation, ongoing compliance, and audits related to the GDPR will be foreign. One of the …

Active Directory 1 min read

Meet a Major Player of the EMM and UEM industries

We’re thrilled to share that market research firm International Data Corporation (IDC) has recognized Zoho’s IT division—which you know and love as ManageEngine—in two of their latest IDC MarketScape vendor assessment reports.* Based on their research, IDC positioned Zoho/ManageEngine as …

Desktop & Mobile 3 min read

Microsoft Patch Tuesday December 2017 updates

Microsoft Patch Tuesday December 2017

Microsoft Patch Tuesday December 2017 has finally arrived, with a list of 34 critical security updates covering seven different Microsoft products. We know you’re probably ready for some hard-earned time off, but be sure to deploy all of these latest …

Patch Manager Plus 2 min read

Prevent remote code execution by disabling Microsoft’s Equation Editor now

MS Office Equation Editor breach

While many of us are looking forward to some well-earned time off, cyber attacks aren’t taking any breaks this holiday season. In late November, Cobalt Cybercriminal Group took advantage of a 17-year-old vulnerability in Microsoft Office’s Equation Editor, the CVE-2017-11882 …

Desktop Central 2 min read