Racine, Wi

Author: John

IT Consulting for the Modern Company

Ransomware Hits Wisconsin

On January 31st 2020 the city of Racine Wisconsin was hit by a “ransomware” program. This particular variant encrypted all across the city’s network, including webpages, email, the payment systems, payroll and just about every of their virtual system. Also hit were some secondary properties, like the Racine Art Museum, that get their services from…
Read more

Refresh the registry-without a reboot

Note: this is an old trick, but it still works Today I was attempting to disable ssl2 on my mail server to get into PCI compliance for credit card data. Now Windows people know that if you edit the registry you have to reboot to have those changes show up correctly… ah or so I…
Read more