Private Internet Access at home with streaming services

Setting up Private VPN Access to secure your home network while still being able to use streaming services like Netflix and Hulu. Continue reading Private Internet Access at home with streaming services

XpertNotes is going secure!

You will notice that the site is now using an SSL certificate. We are also forcing HTTPS to ensure your privacy while using this site.  In this day and age, there is just no excuse for not doing it.  SSL Continue reading XpertNotes is going secure!

Use IP Helper with Sonicwall VPN for Active Directory across the tunnel

A simple solution that is often overlooked. Turn on IP Helper to get Active Directory working across your Sonicwall site to site VPN tunnel. Continue reading Use IP Helper with Sonicwall VPN for Active Directory across the tunnel

Microsoft Security Essentials and Windows XP end of life.

Microsoft Security Essentials is not going to expire with Windows XP. Don’t believe the hype! Continue reading Microsoft Security Essentials and Windows XP end of life.

Why password complexity is so important.

Password policies are annoying, but necessary. Network administrators need to employ the right policies to ensure the safety of their users. Users need to be educated on how to create a complex password. Continue reading Why password complexity is so important.