Trials and tribulations of upgrading the homelab to vSphere 7. Joys of running older hardware meant CPUs are unsupported, but there is a way around this!
Tenable Nessus deployment
Basic deployment of Tenable Nessus vulnerability scanner. Real basic and need to go back and start fixing things.
Rebuilding the home lab – Part 5
Further progression and ramblings on the rebuild of the home lab. It’s now in a state where it’s working as I would expect it to be.
Graylog central logging
I have heard a lot of good things about Graylog for central logging within an AD environment. Decided to deploy and see what’s what. The dashboards/alerts are still to come but the core is there.
Rebuilding the home lab – Part 4
Further progress on the home lab rebuild. It’s getting there. Still a little way to go though.
Fine Grained Password Policies
Fine Grained Password Policies are invaluable for creating multiple password policies that you can apply to groups of users, for example service accounts.
Rebuilding the home lab – Part 3
Day 5 Arrgghhh things not going so well at the moment. The second ESXi host won’t boot and the second Hyper-V host isn’t booting. Both of them failing POST and coming up with a red light on the front. It…
Brand new forest, PingCastle
PingCastle is an audit tool that helps you build a prioritised list of issues that need addressing in Active Directory. See how I’ve used it in a ‘box fresh’ domain.
Rebuilding the home lab – Part 2
Second stage of rebuilding the home lab. Few more hiccups. Little more progress.
Rebuilding the home lab
Decided to rebuild the home lab after it had been powered off for a while. Blogging the trials and tribulations of doing so.