Install and Run Instagram on PC with Bluestacks App Player

Today I had the pleasure of doing something exciting and out of the ordinary.  You can now Install and Run Instagram on a PC - I successfully installed Instagram on Windows 10 PC and here is how I did it. For a while now I have had an account on Instagram, except that I uninstalled … Continue reading Install and Run Instagram on PC with Bluestacks App Player

Mikrotik The Dude is Dead – The Dude Network Monitoring/ Mapping Backup and Recovery

Organizations everywhere have been using Mikrotik The Dude server and client for network monitoring.  It is very inexpensive...as a matter of fact, it is free to use.  One such organization had been running The Dude Server and Client for over five years on a rinky dink laptop that took its last breath shortly after a … Continue reading Mikrotik The Dude is Dead – The Dude Network Monitoring/ Mapping Backup and Recovery

SEP Client …Block Traffic From IP Address… Event ID 8003, 8009, and 8019 Master Browser

SEP Client may sometimes block traffic from IP Address on the Local Area Network when workstations are part of a Workgroup and not Domain joined due to Master Browser/ Computer Browser service and will generate Event ID 8003, Event ID 8009, and Event ID 8019.   Symantec Endpoint Protection Port Scan attack is logged The … Continue reading SEP Client …Block Traffic From IP Address… Event ID 8003, 8009, and 8019 Master Browser

HIPAA HITECH and Windows 10 – 5 Settings to better secure ePHI

Windows 10 and HIPAA HITECH compliance was called into question soon after the OS was released.  This is not another post on whether or not Windows 10 is HIPAA compliant; for more on that you can read https://maaadit.wordpress.com/2015/12/15/hipaa-windows-10-privacy-concerns/. What this post is about is how to better secure ePHI if using Windows 10 in healthcare.  Should … Continue reading HIPAA HITECH and Windows 10 – 5 Settings to better secure ePHI

BitLocker – Too Many Pin Entry Attempts – Enter the Recovery Key to Get Going Again – Reset TPM Lockout

On system drives that have been encrypted with Bitlocker to enable pre-boot authentication, users may at one time or another find themselves locked out from the computer.  If too may pin entry attempts are made by the user, an administrator will have to enter the recovery key to get it going again.  Additionally, the administrator … Continue reading BitLocker – Too Many Pin Entry Attempts – Enter the Recovery Key to Get Going Again – Reset TPM Lockout

HIPAA Windows 10 Privacy Concerns

Windows 10 has generated privacy concerns for Healthcare IT professinals as much as it has generated interest in the consumer market. HIPAA Windows 10 Privacy Concerns are in full swing as healthcare organizations begin making preparations to update. Windows 10 privacy concerns regarding HIPAA regulations has risen from all the new features offered in Windows … Continue reading HIPAA Windows 10 Privacy Concerns