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Full Disk Encryption is a No-Brainer

Yesterday, I was assembling some notes on the benefits of having Full Disk Encryption (FDE) being available across all Linux distros. I awoke to a high severity CVE concerning OpenSSL, which is generally used to secure communications on the (OSI) tra...

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MacBook Air "Worrying" PC Laptop Makers

PC makers are concerned that Apple's M2 architecture may dent their laptop sales. This type of post could be fodder for the perennial Mac versus PC argle-bargle, but I don't believe that's the correct way to interpret it. Consumer choice is a good th...

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IT Hour | 01.July.2022

[insert youtube video]My last IT Hour post! I have had a lot of fun hosting The IT Hour and I hope to stay connected to everyone!   Take care!Community Update At the end of next week (after I’m back from vacation), I’ll add the Core Certification bad...

Deploy homebrew packages through jumpcloud

Hi All @ Can anyone help with deploy homebrew packages through jumpcloud,Like how we can map the homebrew repository (https://formulae.brew.sh/cask/) or (https://brew.sh/)  with jumpcloud for easy package deployment for MAC.    

SAML SSO Integration for Palo Alto HA Authentication

Hi,I Have a problem when using SAML for Authentication with Palo Alto HA environment.(no problem for Firewall Palo Alto standalone)Jumpcloud :1. our Palo Alto is using IP for management, so i create 2 SSO Profile in JC with 2 different IP(we dont hav...

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Brute Forcing a Domain Controller

This video was very enlightening. A great deal of information about your infrastructure can be obtained from a single vulnerable user. The demo used tools that are bundled with Kali Linux. A must see for Windows admins...

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Mabl & JumpCloud SSO - Custom SAML App Setup Guide

Configuring a Custom SAML App for JumpCloud SSO with MablWe recently added Mabl to our suite of Engineering Tools and wanted to get it configured to work with JumpCloud SSO.  The Mabl support team we were working with did not have experience in using...

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MacOS and MDM profiles. Can you ever have too many?

I was talking with someone just the other day, then there was a question on slack that made me think of this; but have you ever noticed that no one seems to talk about how granular your macOS MDM policies/profiles can be?Right now, I'm sitting at 20 ...

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macOS - Hiding admin or local users via MDM profile.

Do you have a local admin user that you don't want to show up on the login list? Or perhaps you don't want the admin users to appear when you log into a user machine? Well, worry not. For once, Apple's got this covered. For those using a profile crea...

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Help/advice streamlining Windows workstation deployments

I'm new to JumpCloud. We’re a G Suite shop and allow employees to pick their workstation OS.Currently our split is about 70/30 macOS to Windows.The Windows setup process is a bit of a time suck. Our team has a checklist we use to get the device setup...

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Product Updates: Set device list as default, View detailed policy results directly from the device & Easily view devices running latest OS versions

Kicking off the first of many product updates from the PM team here at JumpCloud! I am long time JumpCloudian with a background in IT who started on the support team at JC, founded the Solutions Architecture team and the JumpCloud PowerShell module,...

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New: SME IT Trends report for Q2 2022

Have you taken a look at our SME IT Trends Report yet? We talked about some highlights on the IT Hour last Friday, but there's a lot more to discover in the report. Here's some info from the introduction: Because of IT admins’ vital function and unq...

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Are you registered for a meetup this month?

Our June meetup series kicks off today with a virtual event for New York IT admins! But our schedule is packed the next two weeks with both virtual and in-person events. You won't want to miss this month's discussions as we not only continue explorin...

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List Local & Managed User Accounts in Your Fleet

Hey folks!Few threads have popped up recently in the JumpCloud Slack asking if there is any method to pull all user accounts from your fleet for compliance reasons. If you have System Insights, the code below should do the trick! This is a quick code...

Resolved! JumpCloud & SentinelOne Issues

Has anyone had any trouble with SentinelOne detecting the JumpCloud agent as malicious? It's clearly not, it just looks like the software management functionality using Chocolatey is getting flagged by S1. I don't really want to add a folder level ex...

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"I have a person"

An IT admin cohort used a Cisco employee, who was moonlighting, to help configure and manage firewalls. This person was located overseas and trusted by my colleague, but concerns about availability and liability turned me off the idea.Have any of you...

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IT Hour 17.June.2022

 SME IT Trend with Tom BridgeTom comes and joins us on The IT Hour to talk about the SME IT Trend report. A lot of great information about how IT admins are feeling and dealing with their current roles. Check out the full report!Community Update In c...

macOS Stage Manager

I've been a Mac user for years, but multitasking was lacking. Two displays were pretty much a necessity for me to work. Stage Manager has been very good (some getting used to) for cleaning my focus and getting more utility out of single screen device...

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When is it time for an MSP or internal IT admin?

I've gotten flack from my tech industry friends by stating that "executives handle IT" at small firms. For insurance, a small family office for financial planning. Type A personalities will onboard new hires themselves, even while working as a financ...

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IT Helpdesk Solutions

My old company used Spiceworks, which was getting long in the tooth. We had to maintain the server too. I've taken a look at the "magic quadrant", but colleagues told me that they've seen "really bad implementations" of some of the leading services. ...

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Starting an MSP Practice

Have any of you launched an MSP practice? These are the operating objectives that seems to matter: MSPs have a clear incentive to standardize the software, and hardware that their clients are using. There are several really good reasons for this. 1. ...

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Security for Switches

Hi all. Beyond port security configurations... I always thought it was important to update firmwares and (now) would enable MFA to access switches. I also improved physical security so that random people couldn't walk up and plug into ports.What do y...

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Dealing with Shadow IT

There were a bunch of old PCs in my QC lab, but we lacked a full accounting of software assets from the previous IT teams. It turned out that it was captured important (compliance related) information about products in FileMaker. There were no backup...

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Community Updates June 13, 2022

We have a few updates for y'all. Last week on the IT Hour 10.June.2022 we announced a new Repo category that is going to house community-submitted scripts. Thanks to your requests AND all the great sc...

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May Meetups

In this month's meetup installment, we're talking about A Day in the Life of an IT Admin. If you've ever been curious about what the day-to-day looks like for a fellow IT administrator, be sure to joi...

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Community Terms of Service (ToS)

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How to: Enable reply to posts by email

We recently added the ability to reply to posts via email, and I've found this quite handy at times. You'll need to be subscribed to the topic or board (let me know if you need a quick tutorial on tha...

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